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  • Jason Chaffetz on the "Scam Wow" Stimulus

    Jason Chaffetz on the "Scam Wow" Stimulus

     
    From the recent Stimulus hearings, Jason Chaffets (R - UT) grilled the panel on the "scam-WOW' aspect of how reckless the stimulus sham/scam has been.

    By: MsUnderestimated | Comments: 18 | Views: 6828 | Votes: 3 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jul-12-2009 in News, Arts and Entertainment, Other

  • The stimulus isn’t working

    The stimulus isn’t working

     
    Job-sniffing bloodhounds follow the stimulus money trail across the nation in search of the millions of jobs the Obama Administration promised to save or create if the trillion-dollar spending bill we

    By: Songun | Comments: 34 | Views: 7187 | Votes: 1 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jul-3-2009 in News

  • Surprise! Stimulus Effect Nil

    Surprise! Stimulus Effect Nil

     
    Reuters is reporting that the enormous stimulus package that was supposed to heal the economy at the minor cost of our children's financial future - always a great gamble... isn't really working. Imag

    By: nysuperdoodle | Comments: 17 | Views: 6873 | Votes: 1 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jul-2-2009 in LiveLeaks

  • With Unemployment at 9.4% Obama Tells Crowd: Stimulus Is Working !

    With Unemployment at 9.4% Obama Tells Crowd: Stimulus Is Working !

     
    Obama told an audience on Wednesday that the stimulus is working. Back in February he said the stimulus must be passed or the unemployment rate would reach 9.0%. The unemployment rate is at 9.4%.

    By: Hypnojive2 | Comments: 71 | Views: 6120 | Votes: 2 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jul-2-2009 in News

  • Senator: Oklahoma Stimulus Project Wasteful

    Senator: Oklahoma Stimulus Project Wasteful

     
    HARDESTY, Oklahoma -- Many questions surround a planned million dollar guardrail, set to be paid for with stimulus dollars. The guardrail is supposed to replace the old one at Lake Optima in Texas Cou

    By: grayokc | Comments: 5 | Views: 8484 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 1
    Location: Hardesty, Oklahoma, United States | Leaked: Jun-15-2009 in News

  • Thinking About the Stimulus: Theoretical Badness

    Thinking About the Stimulus: Theoretical Badness

     
    his is the long-awaited (mostly by me) fourth post in my series about the stimulus bill. I would have got it posted earlier, but I've been kind of busy. (You might want to read the first three parts a

    By: BigDaddyHarrison | Comments: 0 | Views: 7866 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 1
    Leaked: Jun-15-2009 in LiveLeaks

  • Thinking About the Stimulus: Spending

    Thinking About the Stimulus: Spending


    In the two previous posts in my amateur exploration of the stimulus (GDP, and then Recession), I explained what a recession is and what many economists think causes one. Now I'm going to try to explai

    By: BigDaddyHarrison | Comments: 0 | Views: 9454 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jun-15-2009 in LiveLeaks

  • Thinking About the Stimulus: Fear Itself

    Thinking About the Stimulus: Fear Itself

     
    This is the 2nd post of my amateur exploration of the reasoning behind the stimulus bill. I think I do okay writing about microeconomic issues, but this is my first real attempt at discussing macroeco

    By: BigDaddyHarrison | Comments: 0 | Views: 6829 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jun-15-2009 in LiveLeaks

  • Thinking About the Stimulus: Fear Itself: GDP During Recession

    Thinking About the Stimulus: Fear Itself: GDP During Recession

     
    This is the 2nd post of my amateur exploration of the reasoning behind the stimulus bill. I think I do okay writing about microeconomic issues, but this is my first real attempt at discussing macroeco

    By: BigDaddyHarrison | Comments: 0 | Views: 8550 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jun-15-2009 in LiveLeaks

  • A Political Pattern to Stimulus Tour

    A Political Pattern to Stimulus Tour


    By EAMON JAVERS | 6/5/09 4:29 AM EDT http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0609/23379.html#ixzz0HafkmAZt&D Original Link: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0609/23379.html Since Congress pas

    By: copperdog2 | Comments: 0 | Views: 7278 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jun-5-2009 in News

  • Australians get stimulus handouts

    Australians get stimulus handouts

     
    BBC NEWS, SYDNEY - Australians are getting bonus payments worth US$700 (£440) - the largest cash handouts in the country's history. The payments, aimed at protecting a flagging economy from the wo

    By: komakazzi | Comments: 28 | Views: 8257 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | Leaked: May-24-2009 in News

  • Dead People Get Stimulus Checks

    Dead People Get Stimulus Checks

     
    MYFOXNY.COM - This week, thousands of people are getting stimulus checks in the mail. The problem is that a lot of them are dead. A Long Island woman was shocked when she checked the mail and received

    By: stranger2ooo | Comments: 8 | Views: 7743 | Votes: 1 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: May-15-2009 in News