"Obama offered few details and no cost estimate for the investment in public infrastructure . . . In keeping with the secrecy that surrounds the development of his recovery plan, Obama has given the governors no commitment about how much money they would receive for such projects."
"Obama's fix: public works", Miami Herald, 12/7/08, p. 3A
Secret plans? No public discussion? No public input?
Haven't all the never debated, drafted in secret, bail out plans failed due to lack of debate, discussion and input?