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Federal Stimulus

Federal Stimulus Website Redesign Could Cost $18M

ABC News | Ned Potter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The idea was transparency. If the Obama administration was spending $797 billion as stimulus money to jump-start the economy, end the recession and br...

Geithner: Stimulus Working, Derivatives Blindsided Government

AP | ANNE FLAHERTY and JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Despite persistently high unemployment, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Friday the Obama administration's economic stimulu...

Second Stimulus: How Would It Go Down?

Slate Magazine | Christopher Beam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Rumblings about a second stimulus package began over the weekend, when Vice President Joe Biden told George Stephanopoulos on This Week that the admin...

Obama Adviser Says Second Stimulus Needed2

bloomberg.com | Shamim Adam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

July 7 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. should consider drafting a second stimulus package focusing on infrastructure projects because the $787 billion approve...

Stimulus Spending: Construction Workers Cheer Funds

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Willie Fort is a lucky man. Last month he came within a whisker of losing his construction job, but now he is off to Louisiana ...

Federal Stimulus: California Funds Haven't Hit 'Real Economy'

bloomberg.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

June 2 (Bloomberg) -- California public-works official Bob Beaumont says the $2.1 million he may get from President Barack Obama's stimulus plan "isn'...

Pennsylvania Schools Wait For $1.6B In Aid

post-gazette.com | Eleanor Chute | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

While road and bridge projects using federal economic stimulus money already are under way, local school districts have not yet received a dime of sti...

Fed Stimulus: New York Gets $31.7 Million For Jobs

examiner.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK - Officials say $31.7 million in federal stimulus funding will help more than 15,000 New Yorkers find jobs and receive career training. Foll...

Federal Stimulus For Teens: As Youth Unemployment Soars In California, Gov Aid Helps

Sacramento Bee | Gina Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

To combat the highest teen unemployment rates in decades, more than a thousand young people in Sacramento County can count on jobs this summer with th...

Federal Bailout Won't Make A Dent in Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Problems

Brooke-Sidney Gavins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brooke-Sidney Gavins

The Delta, which provides water to nearly two-thirds of all Californians and is suffering from a three year drought, may not have a federal bailout after all.