As COVID-19 resurges, so does the threat to local budgets

Earlier this month, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that states and localities had already laid off 1.5 million government workers as a result of COVID-19-related budget woes. One might think that would have moved Congress to expedite much-needed relief to states and municipalities. After all, the layoffs epitomized the propensity for economic crises to turn government from … Continue reading As COVID-19 resurges, so does the threat to local budgets