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5.97 millions tax dollars spent~Only 3 jobs created. What say you?

Hillary Clinton's pollster, Mark Penn, received $5.97 million from the $787 billion federal stimulus. The Hill's Alexander Bolton reports that the money went to Burson-Marsteller, Penn's global public-relations firm, saving THREE jobs.

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Asked by grlygrlz2 at 2:45 PM on Dec. 9, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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  • This became public at the same time that Obama outlined a new series of proposals for creating jobs...  The need for additional measures has raised questions over the efficacy of the stimulus package passed earlier this year.


    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 2:47 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • LOL. isn't that just crazy. Expect more stories like this to start creeping out.

    Answer by Carpy at 3:53 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • Three stinking jobs cost millions of dollars..alrighty some said 'ya gotta spend money to make money' LOL ugh come on 2010

    Answer by tnmomofive at 3:57 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • tnmom, it's more like this:

     'ya gotta spend taxpayer money to make Liberal's money'


    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 4:00 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • Yes you got it grly sickening

    Answer by tnmomofive at 4:02 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • I would like to say I'm shocked, but that would be fibbing.

    Answer by NotPanicking at 4:26 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • I think EVERYONE that signed the stimulus should be kicked out of office and that includes the president. Now they are gearing up for another spendfest.

    Answer by yourspecialkid at 4:51 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • Where can I get myself one of those jobs?! I'll even work overtime, weekends, and holidays!!! LOL :o)

    Answer by LoriKeet at 5:00 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • How do you spend over 5 million dollars and only create THREE jobs? That is disgusting.

    Answer by mancosmomma at 5:33 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

  • And people wonder why we don't want to give them health care.

    Answer by QuinnMae at 5:54 PM on Dec. 9, 2009

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