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Globe Editorial

The Big Dig slur

February 2, 2007

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Senator Jim DeMint of South Carolina said in the Senate this week that the federal contribution to the Big Dig was pork-barrel spending. DeMint's argument -- a ploy in a successful effort to attach business-friendly amendments to the minimum wage bill -- is simply not true. The Big Dig is hardly a bridge to nowhere or an out-of-the-way museum, like ... (Full article: 486 words)

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