The Carpet America Recovery Effort or CARE is an economic recovery plan that would actually involve carpeting all of America. This government plan would create an organization whose mission is to provide jobs by covering the entire U.S.A. with carpet. This project would establish many new business opportunities as much maintenance and care would be needed.
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