Donovan defends Obama's stimulus package in the Twin Cities

Workers are renovating a number of public housing units in Minneapolis these days due to an infusion of cash from the federal stimulus package passed in February. With critics questioning the stimulus bill's effectiveness in helping the economy, President Obama sent one of his cabinet members to Minnesota on Friday to join Democratic lawmakers in defending the bill. KFAI's Hamp Watson has the story.

This story aired on Tuesday, July 14, 2009.