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Alaska Ferry for Sale – Obama Said to be Interested – Dr. Tar

- by - February 1, 2013 - 18:03 America/New_York - 3 Comments

He and Reggie could shoot Skeet from the stern. An Alaska borough stuck with a $90,000 monthly bill for maintaining a ferry it can’t use is offering the $78 million vessel free to any government entity — federal, state or local — that will have it.

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  1. Left Coast Dan

    February 1st, 2013

    I think that’s federal pork, courtesy of the late Ted Stevens. As with most government gifts you get something but it still costs far more than not getting it in the first place.

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  2. Stranded in Sonoma

    February 1st, 2013

    Is this the ferry that makes the run over which the “Bridge to Nowhere” was to be built? If so, and the city can’t afford 90 large for upkeep on the ferry, imagine how much they would have to spend on the stinkin’ bridge?

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  3. RickeyG

    February 2nd, 2013

    Can I get a loan from that union (SEIU) owned bank to pay for it? You know, the one that doesn’t demand repayment (at least if you’re a demoncrat)…

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