TITLE

A victory for Obama and the people

AUTHOR(S)
WHEELER, TIM
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
People's Weekly World;2/28/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the $787 billion recovery bill signed by U.S. President Barack Obama as a victory over Republican stonewalling and negative corporate media opinions. Beneficiaries of the American Recovery and Recruitment Act signed by U.S. President Obama on February 17, 2009 are provided including $45 billion for energy efficiency programs, $118 billion for environmental projects and $100 billion in emergency funding for public schools. President Obama's grassroots level approach to push his agenda over Republican resistance is mentioned.
ACCESSION #
37333507

 

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