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ID:

498

Date:

2010-02-09

Headline:

Stimulus foes see value in seeking cash

Reporter's name:

Jim McElhatton

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Washington Times

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

More than a dozen Republicans in Congress who voted against the 2009 economic stimulus package requested funds for projects in their districts and states. Letters to the United States Department of Agriculture from opponents of the bill were obtained via FOIA, according to the Washington Times.

Keywords:

Obama, Barack Obama, economy, stimulus, USDA, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, Tom Vilsack, Christopher Bond, Citizens Against Government Waste, Joe Wilson, Robert Bennett, Pat Tiberi, Mike Johanns, Lamar Alexander, John Linder, Robert Aderholt, Lisa Murkowski, Charles Grassley

URL:

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2010/feb/09/stimulus-foes-see-value-in-seeking-cash/


Agencies:

USDA

States:

AK
AL
GA
IA
MO
NE
OH
SC
TN
UT

Categories:

federal budget


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