Posted by: arnegrim | October 20, 2010

Stimulus deception

“The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office reported last month that 1.4 million to 3.3 million people are employed because of the program, a blow to Republican claims that the stimulus failed to increase employment.”

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20101020/ap_on_bi_ge/us_elections_stimulus

The problem is… that the accuracy of such figures is called into question when the guidelines for determining the figures are so out of whack with reality.

https://arnegrim.wordpress.com/2009/11/17/the-math-magic-of-federal-stimulus/

https://arnegrim.wordpress.com/2010/01/12/its-all-about-transparency/

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