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Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Some “Stimulus” Money Unaccounted for


“Recovery.gov promised transparency on how the government spends every dollar of stimulus money, but there’s $162 million the website doesn’t disclose. Recipients of 352 federal stimulus contracts, grants and loans have failed to report how they spent the money, the status of their projects or how many jobs were funded, according to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).” (USA Today)

Does it really matter?

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