STIMULUS WATCH: Minority firms are not receiving fair amount of stimulus money

Sunday, March 7, 2010 | 3:16 p.m. CST; updated 6:22 p.m. CST, Sunday, March 7, 2010

WASHINGTON — Hispanic and black businesses are receiving a disproportionately small number of federal stimulus contracts, creating a rising chorus of demands for the Obama administration to be more inclusive and more closely track who receives government-financed work.