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Shovel-ready omission

Published: Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 5:30 a.m. CST

To the Editor:

While listening to the State of the Union speech, I was surprised Mr. Obama did not list the heavy snowfall across the country as one of his many accomplishments this past year.

It would fit in with his plan for millions of "shovel-ready" jobs.

Tom Ryan

McHenry

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