75,343 Bogus jobs ‘created or saved’ by the Stimulus

Earlier today, I linked to a video which shows the rate of unemployment by county from January 2007 to September 2009. 

Now you can check out this map, which shows the locations of no less than 75,343 fake jobs which have been “created or saved” by stimulus spending.  My favorite might be Fayettville, Arkansas, where “A $1,000 grant to purchase a single lawn mower was credited with saving 50 jobs.”  More common, however, is double and triple counting of jobs created or salary raises being dubbed new or saved jobs.  Some transparency in government, hmm?

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