But US President Donald Trump appears to be laying claim to the phrase for himself. "Have you heard that expression used before?" he asked his interviewer. We'll have to wait and see. Keynes did not actually use the term " prime the pump " or "pump priming" in his seminal work, "The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money" in 1936, but the term is widely associated with him nonetheless.
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Here are the winners and losers. Tell them you will pony up and help fix the budget. It also announced 8.4 billion Australian dollars for an inland freight rail line connecting Melbourne and Brisbane, along with billions more for other road and rail projects.
Southwest Airlines said it plans to eliminate overbooking altogether. Transportation Committee chairman Bill Shuster said ahead of the hearing that it would give lawmakers "an opportunity to get much-needed answers about airline customer service policies and what is being done to improve service for the flying public".
Larsen has been on the bench only 19 months, since Governor Rick Snyder named her to the state Supreme Court. Before Trump was elected, Stras was reported to be on the short list of potential Supreme Court nominees. Before that she was a University of MI law professor, a Justice Department lawyer during President George W. Bush's administration, and a clerk for the late US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
Comey laughed, saying he thought it was a fairly amusing prank. "And with this egregious political power play, there is now no question that a special prosecutor is needed, because Americans absolutely deserve an open, independent investigation into Trump's Russian connections".