D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., reported that the package, as it currently stands, would also provide a bevy of tax credits, including those for public housing repairs, weatherization of some homes, school construction bonds and energy efficient building improvements. “Today, we moved one step closer to remedying this baffling and painful economic crisis, the worse we have seen since the Great Depression,” Norton said in a statement.
Sunday, February 01, 2009
Stimulus package has $148 million for DCPS
Buried in the fine print of the gargantuan $800 billion federal stimulus package is $148 million for DCPS renovations.