David Kurtz at TPM writes
Our long-term structural unemployment crisis and the long-term decline, indeed decay, of our public infrastructure are screaming for a joint solution. Put people to work rebuilding, repairing and maintaining the public infrastructure. We’re not just talking roads, bridges and other transportation systems. It includes schools, teachers, public health, parks, and a whole array of public services we’ve intentionally neglected.
Let’s suppress the urge to say duh. Let’s not assume that just because it’s obvious, it should go unspoken.
Yes, Internet infrastructure should be included.