President Barack Obama speaks at Union Depot in St. Paul, Minn., about a $300 billion transportation infrastructure plan. Obama spoke at Union Depot rail and bus station with a proposal asking Congress for $300 billion to update the nation’s roads and railways, and about a competition to encourage investments to create jobs and restore infrastructure as part of the President’s Year of Action.
President Barack Obama and Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, listen as Mark Fuhrmann, New Start Program Director of Metro Transit, shows them a ticket vending machine during a tour of the Metro Transit Light Rail Operations and Maintenance Facility
As an avid PBS watcher growing up, it seemed that Paco de Lucia was always on some program or another. The renowned guitarist died at the age of 66. (I could go into the fact that there are a legion of others who deserve death far more than Señor de Lucia, but I’ll refrain.) In his honor some of his amazing musicianship.