RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Economic Stimulus Plan

A collection of news and information related to Economic Stimulus Plan published by this site and its partners.

Top Economic Stimulus Plan Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Fed still is 'very far away' from goals with economic stimulus plan, official says

     
    The U.S. economy’s outlook has “improved considerably,” but not enough to give the Federal Reserve a good reason to pull back soon on monetary stimulus, the head of the central bank’s New York branch said Monday. William Dudley&#...
  • Bernanke downplays inflation concerns tied to Middle East turmoil and Federal Reserve actions

     
    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke said Tuesday that a sustained rise in prices for oil and other commodities would threaten the economic recovery, but that even with the turmoil in the Middle East he did not expect inflation problems......
  • Washington, D.C. memorial for WWI veterans sets off debate

     
    As Washington prepares to reopen a spruced up District of Columbia War Memorial, a fight intensifies over whether the often overlooked memorial should be turned into a national World War I memorial....
  • Romney to visit former Allentown Metal Works

     
    Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, the current Republican frontrunner in the oversized field of hopefuls to take on President Obama next year, is making his Pennsylvania campaign debut in Allentown Thursday. Romney will hold a late afternoon news...
  • Romney web video focuses on Allentown

     
    As Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney plans his visit to Allentown today, his campaign released a web video about the closure of Allentown Metal Works -- a factory that a year before it went out of business was touted by......
  • Green energy: California poll finds overwhelming support

     
    A new statewide survey of environment issues conducted by the Public Policy Institute of California found more residents favor climate change policy, want to cut greenhouse gas emissions and believe they are already experiencing the effects of global...
  • Stocks gain on hopes for Obama plan

     
    The stock market rallied broadly Wednesday as investors pinned their hopes on the economic stimulus plan that President Obama is expected to unveil tomorrow night. The Dow Jones industrial average soared more than 275 points and yields on Treasury bonds...
  • City to fight proposal to cut redevelopment agencies

    City to fight proposal to cut redevelopment agencies
    SAN DIEGO -- San Diego and other cities plan to band together to fight a proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to phase out redevelopment agencies, an official with the mayor's office said Wednesday. While discussing the 2011 state and federal legislative agenda...
  • Hoosiers hope 'State of the Union' is more than just talk

    Hoosiers hope 'State of the Union' is more than just talk
    Many Hoosiers were paying attention to President Obama's State of the Union Speech on Tuesday night, hoping to hear his plan for growing jobs and improving the economy. The president talked a lot about creating jobs by generating innovation and growing...
  • Meet the Candidate: Bobby Scott

    Meet the Candidate: Bobby Scott
    Congressman Bobby Scott says he's heard the criticism and felt the frustration of Americans who are out of work and fed up with their elected officials. "I don't [think] voters are mad because of civility," said Scott. "Things are not getting done. We...
  • Plans for 5,000 homes around Great Park get first OK

    IRVINE — Plans for nearly 5,000 new homes ringing the Orange County Great Park won preliminary approval from a divided City Council last week. Irvine officials voted 3 to 2 on Tuesday night to OK general plan and zoning changes and $40 million in...