According to findings by NBC Bay Area, the University of California San Francisco had received $1.5 million in federal stimulus that was allocated to the study of erectile dysfunction of overweight middle aged men.
Eloquence is sometimes not enough when reality disproves your claims. Despite worsening unemployment figures, President Obama expressed continued confidence in the stimulus plan in his weekly radio address Saturday.
The US economy's currently between a rock, a hard place, and a lot of much harder places and a lot more rocks. The US was holding 60% of the world’s capital when the fan got hit. Exporters like Australia are now trying to do business in the fallout zone
As the “Bush Recession” tightens its grip on the American economy's windpipe, and the new Obama administration works feverishly to break its stranglehold, one term keeps popping up on the lips of Republican politicians and Right Wing pundits—pork.
Congress is about to bailout an unlikely group, the American taxpayer. By increasing the funding for food stamps the United States will be giving to those who generally pocket other bail outs. It's about time.
China is the U.S. government's largest creditor and the trade deficit with China is the largest ever recorded with a single country. Can China and the U.S. work together to overcome the trade deficit and the impact of the Global economic crisis.
Just when you thought the fire brigade was going get on with its job, the bean counting process has come back. This time it’s the stimulus package which is about to receive a few more straws of ancient wisdom from earmarks and niche nitpicking.
The claim that the economy is headed towards a recession is born out by the fact that even the normally oblivious George Bush has awaken to the realization that the economy needs a stimulus package. Unfortunately for America, this one misses the target.
As the worst administration in American history limps and shuffles to its ignominious conclusion the country is waking up like a frat boy from its long drinking spree to discover that once again a Bush has driven the economy into the ditch.