According to the Internet Blogosphere, Evan Bayh said:
"[I]f I could create one job in the private sector by helping to grow a business, that would be one more than Congress has created in the last six months."
However, according to The New York Times, the actual facts are:
"Perhaps the best-known economic research firms are IHS Global Insight, Macroeconomic Advisers and Moody’s Economy.com. They all estimate that the bill has added 1.6 million to 1.8 million jobs so far and that its ultimate impact will be roughly 2.5 million jobs. The Congressional Budget Office, an independent agency, considers these estimates to be conservative."