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You Won't Believe Dept Of Energy Stimulus Spending

This was a great hearing about a goodly waste of a very large amount of money that didn't need to get spent, and should be stopped if there is anything left. This program originally gave the Dept of Energy 45.2 billion, but then soon robbed the program of 3.5 billion - because they needed the money for Cash for Clunkers (2 billion) and the Education Jobs Fund (1.5 billion). On top of that, part of the "budgeted amount" isn't actually money, but the power to borrow 6.5 billion dollars.[...........]