Read the article here.
» $75 million for “smoking cessation”
Ironically, because state governments are dependent on tobacco sales for billions in annual revenue, if this federal program worked, it would further deplete state coffers.
» $500 million for space travel
The Senate bill calls for funding to “shorten the gap in time that the nation does not have a U.S. vehicle to access space after the space shuttle is retired in 2010.”
Thursday, January 29, 2009
I have a small item in today's Examiner highlighting some projects funded by the stimulus bill.