Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner didn't dispute a Harvard economist's estimate that each job in the White House's jobs plan would cost $200,000, but said the pricetag is the wrong way to measure the bill's worth. And he also pointed out, in an interview today with ABC News' David Muir, that there is no other option on the table for getting the economy moving and putting more people back to work. "You've got to think about the costs of the alternatives," Geithner said when asked about Harvard economist Martin Feldstein's calculation that each job created by President Obama's American Jobs Act would cost taxpayers about $200,000. Geithner: 'Very Good Chance' Jobs Act Will Pass - ABC News ---------- Post added at 22:18 ---------- Previous post was at 22:16 ---------- A very good bargain in a socialist society. Geithner is insane and should be led away in a straight jacket.