Stephen Spruiell looks at job claims related to stimulus spending at on National Review Online. And let’s not forget the jobs claimed for non-existent congressional districts and the reported $18 million spent for the web site at recovery.gov.
Robert Hall blogs as The Old Jarhead. An ex-Marine and 5-time state senator from Massachusetts, he became so popular that in one year the Republicans endorsed him and he won the Democratic party primary election with write-in votes! By the looks of it, his blog is worth a regular visit. In February, he wrote I’m Tired about his outlook for our country, if we don’t change. (Thanks to John Adams for finding him.)
Randall G. Holcombe at Mises Institute looks back a year after TARP.
Ed Morrissey at Hot Air points out that too few jobs are materializing in this economy, the stimulus is a bad joke, and the new minimum wage is partially to blame.