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    Happy 5th anniversary, colossal failure!

    The Wall Street Journal reminds us that five years ago today, President Obama signed the massive stimulus bill into law. He did this because, apparently, White House message crafters were still five years out from discovering what a great thing it is for people to be “liberated” from…
    Jon Sanders, February 17, 2014
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    Obama tacitly admits: the stimulus WAS a colossal failure

    He will not say so in words, nor will the media dare report it, but the president’s budget slams the door hard on the belief that the Keynesian stimulus would save the economy. When I say hard, I mean permanently: In 2009, Obama economists predicted the unemployment rate —…
    Jon Sanders, April 10, 2013
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    Education layoffs in New Hanover County: Blame Obama

    Much of the state and local media has ignored the fact that the expiration of federal stimulus funding is one of the major reasons why school districts will be forced to reduce faculty and staff at the end of the school year. School districts were aware of the so-called “funding…
    Terry Stoops, May 13, 2011