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Tuesday, March 3, 2009

The new WPA

Posted By on Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 1:57 PM

The Obama stimulus program has a logo.

It has a website.

It has a map with state-by-state breakout of spending totals.

Individual states will have pages with more specific information, but Arkansas's is not up yet.

Seventy years from now, maybe the good works will be still standing. Somebody can snap photos of them for the century-old Arkansas Times, as we're doing this week in looking back at New Deal-era building program remnants in Arkansas.

 


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