- May 10, 2007
- Reaction score
"Up to 2.9 Million" also includes "1" you know.
You REALLY have to actually READ these links you post... not just the titles...
'Projections' = made up numbersWhile the report focuses primarily on the second quarter of 2011, CBO also includes new projections of the Recovery Act's jobs impact through 2012.
'Impact through 2012' = they are counting time that has not occurred yet
It's a made up number, for the future.
They admit their method has limited reliability, and is an 'estimate'... a made up number.CBO emphasizes that its estimate of 1.0 million to 2.9 million more people employed as of June addresses the limitations of using recipient reports to estimate ARRA's impact on jobs.