What's Obama's Plan?

On my long drive last weekend, I kept hearing about Obama’s economic stimulus package.  What I didn’t hear, however, was any concrete information.  In case you’ve been wondering what all the talk is about, here are a few links that offer a few more facts:

CNN Money:  Obama :  $300 Billion in Tax Cuts

The Wall Street Journal:  Obama Meets with Lawmakers to Sell Stimulus Plan

Bloomberg:  Obama Said to Favor Stimulus of About $775 Million

And here is President-Elect Obama himself:

Obviously, there is still a lot of information that hasn’t been settled, and who knows what will happen when this package goes before the legislature.  Still, it is interesting to think about…

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Kate Horrell
Kate Horrell is a military financial coach, mom of four teens, and Navy spouse. She has a background in taxes and mortgage banking, and a trove of experience helping other military families with their money. Follow her on twitter @realKateHorrell.
  • I think we’re not going to hear a lot of definite specifics until it’s presented to Congress. Otherwise, it just gives opposing representatives time to rabble-rouse.
    I will be very interested to see exactly what the plan ends up being. But so far I’m liking the overall plans. Let’s just see how the implementation is proposed.