Posted by: brian | February 10, 2009

Senate revamps stimulus bill

Via Wonkette: The Stimulus Bills: House vs. Senate

The run-down (rounded to nearest 0.1 billion dollars):

House

Senate

Change

%

Aid to low income families

124.2

97.2

-27.0

-22%

Aid to states

172.5

134.8

-37.7

-22%

Business

0.9

0.7

-0.2

-22%

Education

68.5

42.9

-25.6

-37%

Energy

53.7

39.0

-14.7

-27%

Healthcare

26.8

19.2

-7.6

-28%

Other

1.9

0.1

-1.8

-95%

Science & Technology

17.8

22.4

+4.6

+26%

Tax cuts

282.3

358.2

+75.9

+27%

Transport & Infrastructure

80.6

85.1

+4.5

+6%

TOTAL

829.2

799.6

-29.6

-4%

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