The president did not specify which possible methods of “experimentation” he had in mind.
The recently released Fool Me Twice documents second term plans that come right from FDR’s playbook – most prominently an updated version of the WPA within the Department of Labor.
Fool Me Twice, now in its fourth week on The New York Times bestseller list, documents the support of progressive groups tied to the White House for the 2011 21st Century Works Progress Administration Act. The legislation would “immediately put Americans to work rebuilding our nation and strengthening our communities,” according to its literature.
The bill, proposed by Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg, D-N.J., proposes projects similar to those of an earlier era, including residential and commercial building weatherization; residential and commercial water use efficiency improvement; highway, bridge, and rail repair and maintenance; manufacturing projects; school, library, and firehouse construction; soil erosion and pesticide runoff prevention; National Park and trail maintenance; and “other projects that are proposed by the eligible departments and determined appropriate by the Administration.”
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Aaron Klein is Jerusalem bureau chief and senior reporter for WorldNetDaily.com. He is also host of an investigative radio program on New York’s 770-WABC Radio, the largest talk radio station in the U.S., every Sunday between 7-9 p.m. His website is KleinOnline.com.