Week March 16

Week of March 16


States and Cities Face the Prospect of Severe Budget Shortfalls

Governing – 3/19/2020

Coronavirus Hits State and City Budgets

Wall Street Journal – 3/19/2020

Coronavirus Threatens to Blow Big Holes in State Budgets

Route Fifty - 3/18/2020

Cities, States Halt Evictions During Coronavirus Pandemic

Route Fifty - 3/18/2020

What the Coronavirus Stock Meltdown Could Mean for Pensions

Route Fifty – 3/18/2020

Senate Sends Trump Coronavirus Aid Bill to Expand Sick Leave, Free Testing

Route Fifty – 3/18/2020

What Governors Are Doing To Tackle Spreading Coronavirus

NPR – 3/18/2020

Coronavirus Causing States To Extend Tax Deadlines

U.S. News and World Report – 3/17/2020

Coronavirus layoffs surge across America, overwhelming unemployment offices

Politico – 3/17/2020

US governors expand shut downs amid coronavirus concerns

Associated Press – 3/17/2020

From NYC to San Francisco, Idled America Brings Fiscal Hit

Bloomberg – 3/17/2020

Federal Government Floats Sending Americans Cash to Address Outbreak

Route Fifty – 3/17/2020

Mnuchin: Individuals will be able to defer up to $1M in tax payments due to coronavirus

The Hill – 3/17/2020

New Stimulus Plan Intended to Soften Effects of COVID-19 Recession

Governing.com - 3/17/2020

Coronavirus: Latest State Actions

Pew Trusts.org - 3/17/2020

Coronavirus has now spread to all 50 states and DC, US death toll passes 100

CNBC - 3/17/2020

WH seeks $850B stimulus for coronavirus crisis

Yahoo! News - 3/17/2020

White House calls on states to close schools where virus is spreading

Politico - 3/17/2020

Coronavirus Threatens Strained Rural Health Care System

Pew Trusts.org - 3/17/2020

Trump and U.S. states ramp up drive to slow spread of coronavirus

Reuters - 3/16/2020

After Days of Anxiety and Confusion, Government Workers Told to Stay Home

The New York Times - 3/16/2020

States call for federal delay to enforcement for 'Real ID' use at airports

CNBC - 3/16/2020

Trump and U.S. states ramp up drive to slow spread of coronavirus

Reuters - 3/16/2020

States lead, unevenly, on coronavirus response

The Hill - 3/16/2020

How States Can Plan for Budgetary Effects of Coronavirus”and Market Swings

Pew Trusts.org - 3/16/2020

Virus outbreak delays Census counting off-campus students

Republic - 3/16/2020

Millions of Americans could lose their jobs in a coronavirus recession. Many won't get severance

CNBC - 3/16/2020

Census Bureau Adapts to Coronavirus Outbreak

Stateline – 3/16/2020

What Government Functions — Other Than Schools — Are Starting to Close?

Governing – 3/16/2020

States Band Together vs. Coronavirus

Stateline – 3/16/2020

Coronavirus recession is coming: Economists

Boston Herald – 3/16/2020

Coronavirus Will Slam States Dependent on Tourism

Stateline – 3/16/2020

Coronavirus Closes State Legislatures

Stateline – 3/16/2020

Trump urges states to secure their own medical supplies for coronavirus

The Hill – 3/16/2020

States Use Reserves as COVID-19 Strains Budgets

Time.com (Time Magazine) - 3/15/2020

Urgent care centers are on the front lines of the response to the coronavirus pandemic, and it's a crucial test for the young industry

Yahoo! News - 3/15/2020

U.S. cities are temporarily banning evictions as coronavirus outbreak worsens

Marketwatch - 3/14/2020

The Coronavirus Swamps Local Health Departments, Already Crippled by Cuts

New York Times – 3/14/2020

States expecting big revenue hit as COVID-19 slows the economy

Roll Call – 3/13/2020

Coronavirus concerns disrupt work at US state capitols

Associated Press – 3/13/2020

State AGs Crack Down on Coronavirus Scams

Stateline – 3/13/2020

Under pressure, Trump administration opens door to mobilizing Medicaid to fight coronavirus

Associated Press – 3/13/2020

State DOTs Continue Coronavirus Response Ramp Up

AASHTO Journal – 3/13/2020

National Emergency Declaration Speeds Low-Income Health Care

Stateline – 3/13/2020

Trump Promises Expansion of Coronavirus Testing As States Grapple With Outbreak

Route Fifty – 3/13/2020

White House And Democrats Reach Deal On Coronavirus Bill” Heres What It Includes

Forbes.com (Forbes Magazine) - 3/13/2020

Pandemic Provides Defining Moment for Government Leaders

Governing.com - 3/13/2020

National emergency declared as munis get respite from extreme volatility

Bond Buyer - 3/13/2020

Trump declares coronavirus a national emergency, freeing $50 billion in funds

Reuters - 3/13/2020

A lot of colleges simply cant afford to give refunds. Major universities holding online classes due to coronavirus are still charging full tuition

Marketwatch - 3/13/2020

Coronavirus is forcing changes at these state capitols

Fox News - 3/12/2020

How coronavirus is exposing states' fiscal risks

Bond Buyer - 3/12/2020

Coronavirus will hit the health system hard, and not all states are prepared

Los Angeles Times – 3/12/2020

States Order Widespread School Closures to Blunt Coronavirus Spread

Route Fifty – 3/12/2020

Uniquely Vulnerable During Disease Outbreaks, Prisons and Jails Brace for Coronavirus Cases

Route Fifty – 3/11/2020

From Ohio to Washington State, New Bans of Large Gatherings to Stem the Coronavirus

Route Fifty – 3/11/2020