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Valley losing federal 'mega-investments' race

Original post made on Feb 16, 2010

Silicon Valley is losing the race for huge federal investments that will jumpstart the industries of the future, a panel of Valley leaders said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, February 16, 2010, 11:06 AM


Posted by Big Al, a resident of Whisman Station
on Feb 16, 2010 at 6:09 pm

Obama and the Dems take California for granted. That's why we get nothing. Time to send a signal to Washington come November.

Posted by Wavering Dem, a resident of Waverly Park
on Feb 16, 2010 at 8:19 pm

Perhaps Anna Eshoo & Zoe Lofgren are slackin' on the representing part of the job while spending most of their time with an eye for fundraising? I appreciate Evan Bayh's comment today expressing his opinion that all incumbants should be voted out of office. Would these two rep's ever declare they are not running for another term (unless it was to run for higher office)?

Posted by Old Ben, a resident of Shoreline West
on Feb 17, 2010 at 12:42 pm

If you want to see the future of California, you need look no further than Vallejo. ALL incumbents should be voted out, except for the two with actual principles: Dennis Kucinich on the Left, and Ron Paul on the Right. The rest of them give prostitutes a bad name.

Posted by Old Ben, a resident of Shoreline West
on Feb 17, 2010 at 12:45 pm

Depending on the government for handouts is a pretty lousy business strategy.