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<<Because all of these projects—slow-speed and high-speed—would require substantial state matching funds and
perpetual state operating subsidies (since no passenger rail system in the U.S. and only a handful abroad earn a profit or break
even), any state accepting the money would also be accepting a significant, long-term financial liability at a time when
most states are hard-pressed to meet the core responsibilities of education, law enforcement, and public health.>> Law enforcement cuts equal increase in murder and rape
Tapper, ABC News' senior White House correspondent, Oct 19, 2011
(Jake, ABC News, http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2011/10/vp-biden-wishes-opponents-of-more-policefunding-had-some-notion-of-what-its-like-to-have-a-200-pound-man-standing-over-them-telling-them-tosubmit/;DKE)
[In Flint, Michigan, last week, the vice president said, “if anyone listening doubts whether there’s a direct
correlation between the reduction...
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