Stimulus wiped out a million private sector jobs

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May 22, 2011
by Hans Bader  
Posted in Commentary

"The economy may be slowly recovering, but that’s in spite of — not because of — the recent orgy of federal spending. Two economics professors, Tim Conley and Bill Dupor, concluded this month that the $800 billion stimulus package wiped out a million private-sector jobs, destroying a net 550,000 jobs." (05/21/11)  

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