Week of June 8

Week of June 8

Pandemic Aid: What Can We Learn From the 2009 Stimulus?
Governing – 6/10/2020

Educators call for billions more in federal aid for K-12 schools

CNN - 6/10/2020

From Rent Freezes To Liquor Buybacks: How States Are Helping People Cope

(NPR) National Public Radio - 6/10/2020

HHS to dole out $25B to Medicaid, CHIP, safety-net hospital providers

UPI - 6/10/2020

Social distancing will suppress recovery despite emergency aid, CBO chief says

Politico – 6/10/20

COVID-19 Forces Tough Decisions in Housing Assistance

Stateline – 6/9/2020

The extra $600 Americans get in weekly unemployment benefits ends next month ” heres what lawmakers are proposing to replace it

Marketwatch - 6/9/2020

Food banks and other key programs have received a fraction of allotted coronavirus money, angering some lawmakers

Washington Post – 6/8/2020

Fed Acts to Broaden Appeal of 'Main Street' Lending Program

Associated Press – 6/8/2020

States scramble to deal with potential spikes in unemployment fraud, prompting Democrats to demand answers
Washington Post – 6/8/2020

Emergency Policies Curbed U.S. Virus Infections by 60 Million, Study Finds

Route Fifty – 6/8/2020

Job Losses Are Shifting to States, Cities After Business Rebound

Bloomberg.com - 6/8/2020

State allows SNAP to be used online

Republic - 6/8/2020

Democrats push long-shot reform bill that stops short of defunding police

Yahoo! News - 6/8/2020

Small Businesses Failed by Federal Bailout Program Turn to Cash-Strapped Local Governments for Help

Route Fifty - 6/7/2020

State and local governments could kill a recovery in the labor market

CNN - 6/7/2020

Urgency mounts for a contact tracing army

The Hill - 6/7/2020

Government job losses are piling up, and it could get worse

Republic - 6/6/2020

States move cautiously in contending with huge budget gaps

Politico – 6/5/2020

State and Local Public Workforce Hit With Thousands More Job Losses

Route Fifty - 6/5/2020

Senate, House Push Transportation Bills to Help Coronavirus Recovery

Route Fifty - 6/5/2020

Wall Street Vet Guides Fed Plan That Rescued Muni-Bond Market

Bloomberg.com - 6/5/2020

1 Million Teachers And Staff Lost Their Job In April Alone

Forbes.com (Forbes Magazine) - 6/5/2020

With Fewer People in the Way, Transportation Projects Speed Ahead

The New York Times - 6/5/2020

As Second Anniversary Nears, Is Wayfair ‘Grace Period’ Over?

Bloomberg Tax – 6/4/2020

All states now approved for emergency education funding

Education Dive – 6/4/2020

COVID-19 Could Be End of Line for Some Regional Colleges

Stateline – 6/4/2020