Do we really have a deal this time?

Congressional sources say the final obstacle to agreement has been overcome; hopefully, this time there are no crossed fingers or take backs.

By Alex Koppelman

Published February 11, 2009 11:25PM (EST)

More than one media outlet is now reporting that we now have an agreement on the stimulus -- for real, this time. 

The stumbling block I wrote about in my previous post, the issue of funding for school construction and mondernization, has reportedly been overcome. As for how it's been overcome, well, no one's saying yet.


Alex Koppelman

Alex Koppelman is a staff writer for Salon.

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