Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Your Tax Dollars at Work

How the stimulus bill hurt people. Stimulus Projects that Created No Jobs - CBS Evening News - CBS News

This one is my favorite examples.
In the state of Washington, another stimulus project may be hurting those it was designed to help. Construction began one year ago today in front of the Archery Bistro Restaurant. The owner says it's shut off business like a fly in a bowl of soup. He's had to stop serving lunch, close two days a week and, ironically, lay off 12 workers.
And why would one section of road be under construction for a year? Oh yeah, politics.

1 comment:

Rich said...

But he is an small business man and so is one of those wealthy people who are oppressing us and....