Week of October 19

Week of October 19

Will Voters Give Public Transit a Thumbs Up or Thumbs Down?

Governing.com - 10/22/2020

Why states may face layoffs, tax hikes

USA Today - 10/21/2020

Coronavirus Deal Remains Elusive as Senate Rejects Scaled-Down Bill

Route Fifty – 10/21/2020

States Are Getting Close to Spending Down Federal Covid Aid

Route Fifty – 10/21/2020

U.S. coronavirus aid prospects uncertain after Trump blasts Democrats

Reuters - 10/21/2020

White House pushing for stimulus deal within next 48 hours

The Hill – 10/21/2020

State officials plead for more info on vaccine distribution plans

The Hill – 10/21/2020

Optimism returns to coronavirus relief package negotiations

Roll Call - 10/21/2020

Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges for Opioid Sales

New York Times – 10/21/2020

The Municipal Liquidity Facility: How It Works

Pew Trusts.org - 10/21/2020

Wall Street, Financial Experts Call for Major Stimulus Despite Tax Concerns

Newsweek - 10/21/2020

Five more states voting this fall on legalizing marijuana

Roll Call - 10/21/2020

Stimulus Talks Make Progress Despite Resistance

Wall Street Journal - 10/21/2020

More Schools Reopen as Covid-19 Cases Rise Nationwide

Wall Street Journal - 10/20/2020

States file their Covid-19 vaccine plans to CDC without plans to pay for them, officials say

CNN - 10/20/2020

Progress, but no breakthrough, on coronavirus relief

The Hill – 10/20/2020

McConnell warns White House against making stimulus deal as Pelosi and Mnuchin inch closer

Washington Post – 10/20/2020

Local and State Governments Spent $9 Billion on Small Business Aid

Route Fifty – 10/20/2020

COVID-19 Patients Swamp Rural Hospitals

Stateline – 10/20/2020

In Recent Ruling, IRS Again Concludes That Daily Fantasy Sports Are Gambling

Forbes – 10/19/2020

As Washington scrambles for more bailout money, the Fed sits on mountain of untapped funds

Washington Post – 10/19/2020

As coronavirus cases rise, red-state governors resist measures to slow the spread, preach ‘personal responsibility’

Washington Post – 10/18/2020

Expiring benefits raise economic stakes of stalled stimulus talks

The Hill – 10/18/2020

Federal judge strikes down Trump plan to slash food stamps for 700,000 unemployed Americans

Washington Post – 10/18/2002

With Census Count Over, Concerns Linger About Accuracy

Route Fifty – 10/16/2020

Federal judge rules prison inmates are eligible to receive coronavirus stimulus checks

Washington Examiner - 10/16/2020

How have students fared in the coronavirus pandemic? New data sheds some light.

ABC News - 10/16/2020

Helping Small Businesses Bounce Back: Legislative Watch

Governing.com - 10/16/2020

K-12 Support Staff Hit by School Workforce Cuts

Route Fifty - 10/15/2020

Governors' group asks Trump to start talks on states' role in vaccine plan

Politico - 10/15/2020

Bipartisan governors ask Trump for help with COVID vaccine distribution plan

The Hill – 10/15/2020