TITLE

How to Spend the Stimulus

AUTHOR(S)
Grunwald, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Time;2/16/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author evaluates U.S. President Barack Obama's economic stimulus package. The package includes payroll tax cuts, increased unemployment benefits, and subsidization of home mortgages. The author asserts that the U.S. government needs to stimulate the economy with a large amount of federal aid and that it is important to spend it in ways which promote national priorities. The author evaluates specific aspects of the spending bill and states whether he feels they are smart or not and why.
ACCESSION #
36426996

 

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