ROMNEY’S CAMPAIGN ADVISOR; FAUSNEWS AND RUSH ON DRUGS. New Romney ad accuses Obama of steering stimulus money to donors New Romney ad accuses Obama of steering stimulus money to donors - The Hill's Video $7,942,300,321 The amount Mass received not including Tax Benefits and Recovery Entitlements. 5,551 jobs created between Jan 1-March 31, 2012. Did the Stimulus Create Jobs? Yes, the stimulus legislation increased employment, despite false Republican claims to the contrary. The truth is that the stimulus increased employment by between 1.4 million and 3.3 million people, compared with what employment would have been otherwise. That’s according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. FactCheck.org : Did the Stimulus Create Jobs?