Read the American Jobs Act

Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Sept. 12 2011 5:55 PM

Read the American Jobs Act

The text of the legislation is right here; it went up on the White House's web site right before I heard Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., say "we haven't seen" it yet. It's slightly longer than the debt deal, around 10 percent as long as the Affordable Care Act.


Let the crowdsourcing begin: What jumps out at you from the text?

David Weigel is a reporter for Bloomberg Politics

  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.