The week in numbers

  • $21.4. Is the amount of money local and state governments spent on lobbyists between April and June this year lobbying for stimulus funds.
  • 2 billion. Is the amount of money the House wants to spend on extending the “Cash for Clunkers” program.
  • 54% of Americans oppose any further congressional funding for the program “cash for clunkers.”
  • Americans oppose Obamacare by a 44% to 38% margin according to a Pew poll. Among those Americans who say they know a lot about the bill, opposition rises to 56%.
  • Seniors are the most opposed to Obamacare.
  • The nation’s largest general-construction industry trade association, the Associated General Contractors of America, announced that President’s Obama $787 billion stimulus plan is having little effect on job creation. Yet, lawmakers on Capitol Hill are pushing for another $88 billion stimulus package.
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About Flor Miguez
I am a conservative (right-wing extremist). I am for a small government and low taxes. I love freedom. Can't stand the Obama socialist agenda! Follow me on Twitter! twitter.com/flor2009

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