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Obama Signs Economic Stimulus Bill Into Law: New Tools to Better Understand What’s Inside

17 Feb

President Barack Obama signed his $787 billion economic stimulus package into law today in Denver. He touted the bill’s investments in health care, infrastructure, energy, education and  job creation.

Here’s a sortable chart to help you understand what’s in the Stimulus Bill. You can also read the full transcript of Obama’s remarks at the signing ceremony or watch CNBC’s TV coverage.

Sources: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNBC

Search the Stimulus Bill: New Online Resource

8 Feb

A searchable version of the stimulus bill is available online. Now you can find the documentation and detail you’ve been looking for, but this time, in an easy-to-use format. Check it out here.