Posted by: cyndera | July 19, 2010

Oh, so THIS is where the Stimulus Money went …

Today, while reading The Data Mine, a blog run by the Center for Public Integrity , I came across a link to The website was designed to “help the administration keep its pledge to invest stimulus money smartly, and to hold public officials to account for the taxpayer money they spend.”

I browsed a little (zip code, state, city … very interesting stuff) and came across the category of “least satisfied stimulus projects”. My personal favorite is a project by a contractor for the Department of Army, saying nothing more than “door mats”. And for this the contractor in Allen, TX, was awarded $14,675.

If you will excuse me now, I need to find out how I can apply for some stimulus money. I am sure I will find a project that will satisfy the standards that are applied when choosing recipients …


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