‘The Stimulus Isn’t Working,’ Republican Says — Six Months Out

I guess this guy is among the 57% who feel the stimulus isn’t working.

From CNSNews:

(CNSNews.com) – Six months have passed since President Barack Obama signed the $787-billion stimulus bill into law, promising that it would “create or save three and a half million jobs over the next two years.”

On Monday, Rep. Mike Pence, chairman of the House Republican Conference, said the results are in – and “the stimulus isn’t working.”

Pence noted that the multi-billion-dollar infusion of taxpayer money has not prevented unemployment from rising above 8 percent. The latest numbers put the nation’s jobless rate at 9.4 percent. More than two million jobs have been lost since the stimulus was signed, Pence said in a news release.

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