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Obama's Jobs Bill Stimulus package anniversary; Helped to prevent a depression? FULL VIDEO

 Lawrence Mishel of PBSNewsHour says that the Obama jobs bill helped to save 2 million jobs this year. He says the bill also helped to support income and spending.

John Cochran of University of Chicago disagrees and feels that even if there was no alternative to the Obama jobs bill, it still did not rescue the effect of the stimulus. He says taxpayers will be flat broke while no real improvement has been seen.

Watch the full video below:




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