Statements about Stimulus

The Obama administration spent "$205,075 in ‘stimulus’ funds to relocate a shrub that sells for $16."

Ryan Sitton’s company "accepted over $650,000 in Obama stimulus dollars."

Says President Barack Obama’s "own economists say the stimulus cost $278K per job ‘created.’ "

Says Rick Perry of Texas was "the governor who relied most on stimulus funds to close his state’s budget deficit in 2010."

"Gov. (Rick) Perry helped balance his budget with about $6 billion worth of federal help, which he happily took, and then started blaming the members of Congress who had offered that help."

Gov. Rick Perry "used $3.2 billion in stimulus dollars for schools to plug other holes in his budget."

Says that "on average, Democratic congressional districts received 81 percent more stimulus funds than Republican districts."

Says "the Texas unemployment rate has even grown more than the nation's as a whole."

"Taxpayer money will provide iPod Touch devices to high school students in Utah, BlackBerry smart phones to smokers who kick the habit and funding for a study of exotic ants in East Africa."

"Rick Perry accepted more stimulus funds than any other governor except the governors of California and New York."

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