American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

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POLL: Should the Food Stamp Program significantly Scaled Back?

Conservative Republicans passed a bill in September to tighten SNAP eligibility standards and end benefits for nearly 5 percent of recipients, cutting about $39 Billion  over 10 years. The increase in SNAP program benefits was a temporary response to the [...]

House of Representatives Schedule for the Week of November 12th 2012

House of Representatives Schedule for the Week of November 12th 2012

House of Representatives Schedule for the Week of November 12th 2012 MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH On Monday, the House is not in session. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH On Tuesday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be [...]

Pundit: Then-and-Now Numbers Reveal Obama’s Weaknesses

Pundit: Then-and-Now Numbers Reveal Obama’s Weaknesses

As President Barack Obama nears the end of his first term, many are wondering what has changed since he took office. Others wonder, “What is he thinking?”   Within his first 100 days in the White House, Obama made his [...]

16 Trillion – Obama forgets his first two years in State of the Union address

16 Trillion – Obama forgets his first two years in State of the Union address

ViaDPGI If you came away from President Obamas State of the Union address thinking nothing worth mentioning happened during his first two years in office, then you got precisely the message he intended…. Those years got short shrift in Tuesday [...]

Big Obama donor cashed in on stimulus Green Energy, Sold Biofuel back to the Government for $25.00 a gallon

Big Obama donor cashed in on stimulus Green Energy, Sold Biofuel back to the Government for $25.00 a gallon

Anyone notice the left harping that even though Newt Gingrich did not meet the legal definition of a lobbyist, he really was influence peddling in DC, but the same media types have not connected the dots to Obama Bundlers Lobbying [...]

Democrat Delusion discussed:  Pelosi Without Obama's Stimulus, Unemployment Would Now Be 15%

Democrat Delusion discussed: Pelosi Without Obama's Stimulus, Unemployment Would Now Be 15%

(CNSNews.com) – Since President Barack Obama signed his $825 billion economic stimulus plan into law in February 2009, the national unemployment rate has risen from 8.2 percent to 9.1 percent. But House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) said at her press briefing Thursday that if the stimulus had not been enacted the unemployment [...]

Tough Month for “Green” Stimulus

Tough Month for “Green” Stimulus

Remember how the stimulus was pitched? In order to defibrillate job creation, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) was supposed to inject almost $1 trillion of taxpayer money into the economy, in a manner that was “timely, targeted, and [...]

Obama admits that Stimulus was a Joke: ‘Shovel-Ready Was Not as Shovel-Ready as We Expected’

Obama admits that Stimulus was a Joke: ‘Shovel-Ready Was Not as Shovel-Ready as We Expected’

Yeah Real Funny Obama, How about another round of Golf? President Obama’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness met today in Durham, NC at Cree Inc., a company that manufactures energy-efficient LED lighting. One of the Council’s recommendations to President Obama [...]

GAO: Billions in stimulus contracts went to tax delinquents

GAO: Billions in stimulus contracts went to tax delinquents

Didn’t Joe Biden say things like this would not happen “on my watch”? A Senate panel on Tuesday will examine how more than $24 billion in stimulus funds went to contractors or organizations that owe the federal government millions in [...]