Tag Archives: stimulus bill

You’re doing it wrong

I was listening to NPR this morning when I caught this tidbit about the stimulus bill: Both the White House and the Congressional Budget Office say thanks to the stimulus, something like 2 million people are working who otherwise wouldn’t be. […] Private economists largely agree that the stimulus has helped to cushion the recession’s blow. […]

Good news: What you're getting from the stimulus bill

In the political battle over the stimulus bill it was easy to forget there were actually some good provisions in the bill that would start helping people right away. On that count, the Consumerist has compiled a good list what Americans can directly expect as a result of the bill. Here’s a taste: Tax credit […]