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There’s been some buzz about an analysis of the Democratic stimulus package, showing that the stimulus bill spends much more in Democratic districts than Republican districts. But this is old news. Last December I noted an econometric analysis that showed that a district’s propensity to elect Democrats was the only statistically significant predictor of stimulus spending. Economic variables such as unemployment had no impact at all.

UPDATE: I see now it’s actually the same study, updated with more recent data.

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