Graph of the Day for July 9, 2010

Randall Hoven
"President Obama signed legislation to jumpstart our economy, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, less than a month after his inauguration. The plan will save or create 3.5 million new jobs, make critical investments in our infrastructure and give 95 percent of working Americans a tax cut."  Organizing for America, or BarackObama.com.

Construction and Education/Health Jobs Since President Obama Was Inaugurated




Source: 
St. Louis Fed/FRED.


Hoven's Index for July 9, 2010


Federal stimulus money to state and local governments:

Spent on health (Medicaid assistance to states):  38.5%

Spent on education and training:  34.7%

Spent on income security, energy, environment and community development:  14.5%

Spent on transportation:  12.2%

Source:  The Government Accountability Office.


Graph of the Day Archive.

"President Obama signed legislation to jumpstart our economy, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, less than a month after his inauguration. The plan will save or create 3.5 million new jobs, make critical investments in our infrastructure and give 95 percent of working Americans a tax cut."  Organizing for America, or BarackObama.com.

Construction and Education/Health Jobs Since President Obama Was Inaugurated




Source: 
St. Louis Fed/FRED.


Hoven's Index for July 9, 2010


Federal stimulus money to state and local governments:

Spent on health (Medicaid assistance to states):  38.5%

Spent on education and training:  34.7%

Spent on income security, energy, environment and community development:  14.5%

Spent on transportation:  12.2%

Source:  The Government Accountability Office.


Graph of the Day Archive.