Entries Tagged as ‘stimulus’

July 28, 2009

Green Program In Philly To Train Youth – Training Provided By A Child Molestor, Thief And Accused Rapist!

Keep Him Away From Your Kids

The Philadelphia Tribune article sounds so hopeful, put those young people to work spending our stimulus $’s.
Green program bringing youth into environmental picture
The Penn Future Resource Center is using the green movement to help young people find jobs. The newly formed organization, which is a collaboration of the City Wide Youth [...]

July 26, 2009

Redefining The Stimulus

Now that we’ve figured out that this boondoggle of a Stimulus Package is not working, they’ve spent the last week trying to re-spin it. The newest spin comes from Mr. Stimulus himself, Sheriff Biden. 
Sheriff Biden had an opinion piece in one the Obama administrations journalism partners, New York Times today.
Notwithstanding this progress, the nature of the Recovery Act remains misunderstood [...]

July 24, 2009

Your Stimulus Dollars At Work At Chico Unified School District

According to Contra Costa Times (emphasis mine):
The Chico Unified School District will use a portion of its federal stimulus dollars to retain the equivalent of 40 full-time positions.
The district planned on using $4.4 million of about $8.5 million in stimulus to reduce further budget cuts. On Wednesday, the board approved a plan to direct the money [...]

July 17, 2009

OUR Stimulus $’s At Work – Making Sure The Homeless In San Franciso Are Comfortable

Why can’t we just send them to Nancy Pelosi’s house?

At first I thought this must be a joke email – but NO…………..The San Franciso Sentinel is prouding reporting:
SAN FRANCISCO RECEIVES $8.75 MILLION GRANT FOR HOMELESSNESS MITIGATION
Mayor Newsom today announced that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has granted San Francisco $8.75 million [...]

July 14, 2009

$6.2 million in Federal Stimulus funds go to GE – surprised?

O.K., I exaggerated a little. But not really.
U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that federal funds will be released to go towards Energy Star appliance rebates. Yes, I know there are other manufacturers of Energy Star appliances however a bulk of this money will end up in the GE coffers.
After all only [...]