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coalition_unwilling Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-05-11 01:31 PM
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104. I bash Obama as much as the next progressive, but every non-
ideological economist concedes that the ARRA, undersized as it was, preserved between 1-2 million jobs that would have otherwise been lost.

Agree with you, though, that it was too small probably by a factor of 80%. In other words, it needed to be about 4 times bigger than it was to have the stimulative effect needed to jump-start the national economy.
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