TITLE

Stimulus Hoped to Jolt New Jersey Economy

AUTHOR(S)
Fitzgerald, Beth
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
njbiz;2/16/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article suggests that New Jersey's economy will benefit from the federal stimulus bill in 2009. As stated, $1 billion infrastructure budget will be allocated to the state under the stimulus package. A total of $789 billion in tax cuts and spending are said to be included in the package. The state's economic slump led to several job losses in the private sector in 2008.
ACCESSION #
36576307

 

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