THE AMERICAN JOURNAL

Stimulus money sent to phantom ZIP codes in North Carolina

Stimulus money sent to phantom ZIP codes in North Carolina
$2.5 million in federal spending created 0.5 jobs, government claims

By Sara Burrows
January 11, 2010

RALEIGH — The federal government sent 2.5 million stimulus dollars to North Carolina ZIP codes that don’t exist.

The information came from the government’s own Web site — Recovery.gov. The site was set up to track the distribution of the $787 billion made available by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Read more: Carolina Journal

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