An economic stimulus is an effort by the goverment to pump money into an ailing economy, whether through spending, tax cuts, or interest rate reductions.
The $787 billion economic stimulus package was approved by Congress in February, 2009. The plan was to jumpstart economic growth, and save between 900,000 - 2.3 million jobs.
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) (Pub.L. 111–5),
commonly referred to as The Stimulus or The Recovery Act, was a stimulus
package enacted by ...
Oct 19, 2016 ... Obama's economy stimulus package was passed in February 2009 as the
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Did it work?
President-elect Barack Obama's $825 billion plan to jump-start the economy and
create or save up to 4 million jobs includes twice as much money for spending ...
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A package of economic measures put together by the government to stimulate a
floundering economy. The objective of a stimulus package is to reinvigorate the ...
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Dec 5, 2016 ... Wednesday, November 9th, President-elect Donald Trump gave a speech in
which he touted his massive stimulus plan, saying: "We are going ...
News and articles on Obama's proposal for a 2009 government stimulus package
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Aug 2, 2016 ... Now, the Obama stimulus plan carried an estimated price tag of $831B spread
out over a ten year period, which was ostensibly for projects ...