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Economic Recovery Part Two: We Need More Action on Jobs and Wages

From Keystone Research Center (http://www.keystoneresearch.org):   Full research paper available at http://keystoneresearch.org/publications/research/economic-recovery-part-two-we-need-more-action-jobs-and-wages.   View metro area and county level figures at http://keystoneresearch.org/what-unemployment-rate-would-have-been-across-pennsylvania-absent-federal-policies.   A year ago, some economists and many pundits questioned the effectiveness of the American Recovery and Reinvestment … Continue reading

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Minority of Senators Block Jobs and “Tax Extenders” Bill—No Resolution in Sight

From Citizens for Tax Justice (http://www.ctj.org):   President Obama wants to sign a jobs bill into law. The majority of members of the House and Senate want the same thing. So do the two million out-of-work Americans who will have … Continue reading

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Consensus Among Economists: Federal Stimulus Package Is Working

From the Keystone Research Center:   Nine months after the federal recovery package was enacted, a debate continues to rage over how effective public investments have been at turning the economy around.   The New York Times recently cut through … Continue reading

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