Shocking news: Michelle Bachmann wrong about Canadian Stimulus Tweet
Bachmann Tweet Misses Fact that Canada Did have a Stimulus
In a recent tweet, Michelle Bachmann’s campaign wrote:
Lesson in economic recovery: Consider Canada. No stimulus & unemployment is 20% lower than US.
Uh, guys – we did have a stimulus. We passed stimulus in 2009 as part of the budget, at practically the same time that the USA did: $40 billion in spending and $20 billion in tax cuts for a total of $60 billion in stimulus spending and cuts