The purpose of stimulus is, first and foremost, to mitigate unemployment.
Let me weigh in a bit on the craziness sweeping America.
There's too much reporting that focuses on how policy proposals are supposedly playing, rather than what's actually in them.
This isn't the first time the Sunshine State has suffered from a big real estate bubble.
Didn't rapid population growth make it easier to deal with debt? Didn't the fact that the rest of the world was in ruins help? No.