Obama-Pelosi 'Stimulus' Plan Would Create 32 New Programs

Istook, Ernest
February 2009
Human Events;2/2/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p17
The author focuses on the economic stimulus bill proposed by U.S. President Barack Obama and the Democrats in 2009. He notes that the cost of the bill which is at over $888 billion continues to increase. He notes that the tax cuts proposed by the Democrats actually pay millions of federal money to people who do not pay income taxes. He argues that the proposed tax cuts would increase the dependency of the country on foreign money.


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