Oregon Gov. Ted Kulongoski believes a quick way to put millions of people to work and help bring the economy out of its nosedive would be a massive public-works project on university campuses, reports the Oregonian. Kulongoski said he plans to send a letter to President-elect Barack Obama's transition team with a proposal to direct billions in federal stimulus dollars to cover deferred maintenance at colleges in Oregon and around the nation. If they want to do something with an immediate impact, he said, "they should poll all 50 states and say, 'We want to know what your deferred maintenance...

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