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Stimulus Greed Endangers Tribe's Cultural History, American Indians Say

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It is not exactly the mortgage mess, but it strikes a similar chord. When Congress passed the economic stimulus package in 2009, it promised billions of dollars to “shovel ready” government projects that could get up and running quickly. But the scramble for the flood of money led to some shortcuts being taken to meet start-up deadlines -- leaving problems that will have to be dealt with later.

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