(STIMULUS) Recovery Act's $67.7B Helped Save 250,000 Education Jobs

October 2009
Children & Youth Funding Report;10/23/2009, p3
The article reports that according to a new analysis, federal funding given through the U.S. Recovery Act has been used to save at least 250,000 education jobs across the country. A new report, released by the Domestic Policy Council with the U.S. Education Department (DoEd), says that 67.7 billion dollars in Recovery Act funding helped states to restore their projected education budget shortfalls for fiscal year 2009-2010.


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