2009 stimulus bill

Obama Stimulus Funds Spent on UNM’s Collection of Insects and Crustaceans; Zero Jobs For Humans Reported

By   /  June 1, 2012  /  New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News  /  No Comments

 
So you’re out of work with plenty of time on your hands. Drift on over to the University of New Mexico arthropod museum to see how $453,444 in stimulus funds intended for creating jobs for people was spent on critters who wear their skeletons on the outside of their bodies.
On August 21, 2009, the National [...]

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Analysis: County-level stimulus spending didn’t match employment gains

By   /  February 14, 2012  /  New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News  /  No Comments

It just doesn’t make sense – not if recent injections of federal cash for development projects were intended to make the biggest difference in the communities that were suffering the most.
Three years after the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 started pouring just shy of $5 billion ($4,673,832,709) into the state’s economy, New [...]

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Fusion-energy promises yield stimulus cash

By   /  May 13, 2011  /  New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News  /  No Comments

The company that landed the largest direct contract awarded in Santa Fe under Pres. Barrack Obama’s 2009 stimulus bill didn’t exactly promise the moon and the stars. What Energy/Matter Conversion Corp. (EMC2 Fusion) of Santa Fe has often promised is the power that lights the stars.
If the claims of EMC2 Fusion founder Robert Bussard [...]

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