Comments on: <![CDATA[As Coasts Rebuild and U.S. Pays, Repeatedly, the Critics Ask Why]]> http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/science/earth/as-coasts-rebuild-and-us-pays-again-critics-stop-to-ask-why.html Tue, 02 Jun 2015 14:30:43 +0000 hourly 1 By: JOHN B https://persquaremile.com/2012/11/20/as-coasts-rebuild-and-u-s-pays-repeatedly-the-critics-ask-why/#comment-5628 Tue, 20 Nov 2012 16:54:14 +0000 https://persquaremile.com/?p=4805#comment-5628 The government is running at trillion dollar deficits. Some decisions need to be made.

This one should be easy. We cannot afford to spend huge sums to rebuild homes and rebuild waterfront infrastructure for properties that only a tiny percentage of people can afford.

Unfortunately, most of the waterfront in the Northeast is owned by the power brokers for both the Democrat and Republican parties so a “bipartisan” plan to raid the treasury for the wealthy will be done.

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