Stimulus plan to ramp up, Biden says

06/6/2009 | Boston Globe (tiered subscription model), The

The White House will not be satisfied with the economic stimulus package until the U.S. economy is adding jobs each month, Vice President Joe Biden said. Next week, Biden and President Barrack Obama will announce plans to "ramp up" the stimulus program, Biden said. He would not reveal specific details, but the comments came in response to May unemployment statistics. Unemployment rose to 9.4%, the highest rate in more than 25 years even as employers cut jobs at a slower pace.

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