Originally Posted by Droid101
You know how I know that you don't know how austerity works is?
All the free loaders would have revolted Greece style if we had opted for austerity. It was never an option though. Even Republicans were for a stimulus package. Their package was heavily focused on infrastructure and lowering taxes for struggling families. Obama's package was full of pork and programs that did not create jobs like funds for green energy projects
Here is a draft of the Republican optionhttp://www.cbsnews.com/htdocs/pdf/RealStimulus.pdf