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Friday, September 9, 2011

Obama Wants $447 Billion Jobs Package


“Mixing politically moderate proposals with a punchy tone, President Obama challenged lawmakers on Thursday to ‘pass this jobs bill’ — a blunt call on Congress to enact his $447 billion package of tax cuts and new government spending, designed to revive a stalling economy and his own political standing.” (New York Times)

Been there, done that, can’t work.

FEE Timely Classic
“Transforming America: The Bush-Obama Stimulus Programs” by Randall G. Holcombe