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Looks like lots of billionaires are hoping to buy a pass into heaven?

Anymouse <should I tell them it probably won't work?>

Notre Dame may have too much money after billionaires and others rushed to pledge

Rick Noack 9 hrs ago

And then, very much on the other end of the spectrum, there are funding campaigns that not only meet their targets but overshoot them within days.

The reconstruction of Notre Dame, French economists now say, may be one of them. The union of French construction economists, Untec, released preliminary numbers this week indicating that the rebuilding efforts will cost between $330 million and $670 million, not including tax, according to the BBC.


France has some of Europe’s highest taxes, and social inequalities are still less severe than in the United States, but anger over President Emmanuel Macron’s failure to reduce income gaps has mounted.
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