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August 19, 2010

Five Job Killing Stimulus Projects

Layoff Shovel ready.

1. Highway 66 in Sevierville, Tenn.

In Sevierville, Tenn., at a cost of more than $38 million, construction on a four-mile stretch of Highway 66 has significantly reduced the amount of traffic to area businesses. Local enterprises that prospered a year ago are now under severe strain due the impediments the stimulus construction on the road has inflicted.

If a construction worker gets a job building a road, and a retail worker loses his job as a result, is that a job "saved" or "created"?

via The Daily Caller on Twitter


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