So a Horse Walks into a (Stimulus Progress) Bar…

The Knight Foundation’s blog has a great rundown of the early findings of the Stimulus Progress Bar, ProPublica’s new tracker of stimulus funding and its effects. (ProPublica is funded in part by the Knight Foundation.)

Update: This post initially referred to the Stimulus Progress Bar as “ProPublica’s Knight-funded tracker of stimulus funding”; it’s been updated to clarify that the Knight Foundation, rather than specifically funding the Stimulus Progress Bar, provides general funding support to ProPublica.

Megan Garber is an assistant editor at the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University. She was formerly a CJR staff writer.