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      12-09-2019, 01:35 PM   #4028
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Originally Posted by minn19 View Post
I still can't believe we are talking about this, but hey go internet! There is no way the states on their own would of built as robust as a system or as efficiently etc. Some would've chose not to or done it differently here and there and it wouldn't of been nearly as consistent as a transportation/commerce system as we have today.

Yes, some people got screwed as always happens in change. But, the economic growth that came from it and the new communities that sprouted up along the routes is tremendously positive for the country.
The interstate and national highway systems are among the things I would say “yes” to federal standards and funding for. But not states, county, and local roads and bridges.
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