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Labor Department spends stimulus funds for ads during Olbermann, Maddow shows
Washington Times ^

Posted on 08/21/2012 2:25:00 PM PDT by TigerClaws

The Labor Department paid out hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal stimulus funds to a public relations firm to run more than 100 commercials touting the Obama administration’s “green training” job efforts on two popular MSNBC cable shows, records show.

The commercials ran on MSNBC on shows hosted by Rachel Maddow and Keith Olbermann in 2009, but the contract didn’t report any jobs created, according to records recently reviewed by The Washington Times.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Crime/Corruption; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 57states; mediawingofthednc; mymuslimfaith; partisanmediashills

1 posted on 08/21/2012 2:25:08 PM PDT by TigerClaws
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To: TigerClaws

I wonder why Tingles Matthews was left out of the palm greasing.


2 posted on 08/21/2012 3:20:39 PM PDT by LegendHasIt
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks TigerClaws.


3 posted on 08/21/2012 3:53:07 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: SunkenCiv

A lot of good it did. MSNBC viewers think the green economy is when the government sends them their welfare checks.


4 posted on 08/21/2012 4:39:45 PM PDT by spawn44 (MOO)
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