Stimulus money a campaign issue?
U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue’s company took $3 million from the federal stimulus program that President Barack Obama created.
Crawlin' to a Half True
National Republican Congressional Committee
Says U.S. Rep. John Barrow "left taxpayers on the hook for $950k study on genetic makeup of ants."
Turbine claim blows hot air
Said U.S. Rep. Jim Marshall, D-Macon, sent nearly $2 billion overseas to build wind turbines and create jobs, mostly in China
Report gives us the truthiness blues
Federal stimulus money went to a Georgia Tech project that will "apparently involve the professor jamming with 'world-renowned musicians' to 'hopefully also create satisfying works of art.'"
Deal spokesman plays connect the dots about Barnes, but the links are weak
"Roy Barnes is part of the team that has run up trillions of dollars in debt that Americans will spend years paying off, and they've done it without creating one job."
Unemployment up in Georgia, but it could be worse
Republican National Committee
Georgia has lost more than 124,000 jobs and the unemployment rate has increased since the stimulus passed
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