Cost of saving jobs

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  1. steeliniraq
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    Out of interest does anyone know what the cost ratio is for the amount of money we spent on stimulus to jobs created is?
     
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    Gremlin-USA <<< Me in 1970

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    Sure, here are a few :eek:

    http://www.wishtv.com/dpp/money/job_news/indiana-receives-$1.2b-in-stimulus-money-from-fed.-to-create-more-jobs

    Stimulus Math: $533,000 Per Job Saved or Created? - EconWatch - CBS News



    Obama Stimulus Scandal: Where Has All the Money Gone and Why Does the Media Not Report Blatant Mismanagement and Corruption? | Florida Pundit

    Stimulus Transportation Jobs Cost $161,544 Each - Nashville News Story - WSMV Nashville


    I could post dozens and dozens more of how our tax dollars have been used.

    I wish some of my out of work friends could find those 160,000.00 or 350,000.00 a year jobs :eusa_whistle:

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    So in a nutshell, the cost ratio for the amount of money we spent on stimulus to jobs created is . . . . fuckin' ridiculous.
     
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    I guess to put it mildly, to tell the truth it is worse than f***** ridiculous


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