I just found this article which highlights some of the issues with rushing to pass and then spend and economic stimulus bill:
Why don’t we slow down a bit. The article points out that:
“We recall being told last September that if TARP (Troubled Asset Relief Program) was not passed right now, this week, the economy would collapse next week. The economy didn’t collapse (granted it is still weak) and half the money has yet to be spent.”
So, whats the harm in slowing down for a minute and making more educated decisions as we go along our way.
What can we as American’s do to slow this train down? You could start today by writing to your congressman: