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The office of Vice President Joe Biden sent out a statement with links to new Recovery maps:

The new map detailing how states are putting Recovery Act funds to work can be viewed here. The state map shows the amount of money that the Recovery Act has provided for each state (announced), the amount each state is putting to work (obligated) and the amount actually paid out (outlays). Visitors can click on a given state to view the spending in more detail.

The new series of maps detailing how Recovery Act funds are moving out to contractors, grantees and loan recipients can be viewed here. The maps allow for sorting by state, amount and federal agency.

I haven’t had much of a chance to look at them, but on the second map you can drill down to individual contract information (can’t tell if it’s coming from or