The brightly painted Avondale home of artists Marvin Tate and Lucy Mueller has a certain kind of warmth. A look through an infrared scanner, however, shows the building’s coziness belies its abysmal energy efficiency rating.
As President Obama gears up for a Thursday speech before Congress about his jobs agenda, a civil rights leader in his hometown is urging him to focus on proposing massive investment in construction projects.With official unemployment hovering above 9 percent, the president is expected to propose tra
Hey students! Funding for health care industry training may have gotten a little bit easier. The Department of Health & Human Services announced Tuesday the availability of $200 million in stimulus funds to increase training for health care professionals.
About 77 percent, or $37 billion, of the Department of Transportation's stimulus funds will be funneled through major grant programs, but, according to a memo from Calvin Scovel, DOT Inspector General, some of these programs have been at risk of improper payments.
The ARRA isn't just about grants, govenment jobs and massive projects--
The City of Chicago published this flyer: "How Can the Stimulus Help Me" with information about COBRA, unemployment benefits, Pell grants, food stamps, social security, and tax credits.