Bond starts opposition campaign to stimulus package

Tuesday, February 3, 2009 | 8:54 a.m. CST

COLUMBIA — While U.S. Sen. Kit Bond, R-Missouri, opposes the nearly $900 billion stimulus plan, organizations are working to undo his message.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Monday that Americans United for Change will run ads like the following to garner support for President Barack Obama's financial rescue plan.

The Post-Dispatch also wrote that the senator has also received flak from and the Service Employees International Union for his views against parts of the stimulus package.

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