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 http://stimuluswatch.org/2.0/. 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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