Archive for July 6th, 2009

The Un-Stimulus

06Jul09

The Obama administration predicted in January that without the stimulus plan, unemployment would be at about 9% right now. With the stimulus, it’s running at 9.5%, a point and a half higher than their projections. Here’s analysis from liberal economist Robert Kuttner: We now have fewer jobs than in May 2000 when the recovery began, […]