Posts Tagged ‘stimulus’
The I.R.S. and its watchdog are at loggerheads over billions awarded as tax credits for college expenses. As the Tax Policy Institute put it,
The IRS doesn’t know who a student is.”
The Veep is a big supporter of Amtrak, which just happened to name the station old Joe uses after him — not that the loser company was trying to curry favor after he got it a big chunk of stimulus money. The CEO’s train died on the way to the naming ceremony, and he was forced to use alternative means of transportation, known to us unwashed masses as a car.
The Biden station upgrade project got $20 million in stimulus funding, but came in $5.7 million over the initial announced budget. Gee, who could have guessed?