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Stimulus Oversight

Tracking Stimulus Cash A Tough Task

Chicago Public Radio | Michael Puente | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The President's $787 billion spending bill will send large chunks of money to Illinois and Indiana. President Obama says he wants transparency in how ...

Feds To Keep Extra Close Eye On Illinois Stimulus Spending

Crain's Chicago Business | Paul Merrion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Federal auditors plan to keep an especially close eye on how Illinois spends its share of federal stimulus money. The Government Accountability Offic...

Ryan Grim

Democratic Members of Congress Appoint Stimulus Czars In Home Districts | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Call it trickle-down politics. President Obama has tightly embraced the 'czar' model of oversight and now first and second term members of Congress ...

Biden: Stimulus Money Can Be Taken Back

AP | STEVEN R. HURST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday the Obama administration is determined to speed the $787 billion in stimulus money to Ameri...