Slicing Up the Economic Stimulus Bill

Slicing Up the Economic Stimulus Bill

April 4, 2013

The Congressional Budget Office believes the majority of the $820 billion dollar stimulus bill will go to education, labor and heath. Twenty-two percent of this would be the tax portion of the bill. This infographic breaks down the economic stimulus bill and projects where the money will go in the next ten years. Source

Government Spending: State-by-State Breakdown

Government Spending: State-by-State Breakdown

March 17, 2013

For the fiscal year 2009, some states got a larger slice of available government money than others. Here is a state-by-state breakdown of which states got the most government money per capita and which states received the least. Source

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Obama’s Stimulus Gap

March 11, 2013

Obama and his advisers made specific predictions about what the stimulus would mean for the American people. They said it would keep unemployment below eight percent. They said it would create 3.6 million jobs. We now know that there was a giant gap between Obama’s lofty rhetoric and the actual results. Source