Without federal aid, many state and local governments could make the same budget cuts that hampered the last economic recovery

by David Cooper for the Economic Policy Institute (EPI)

“Unfortunately, facing massive projected losses in revenue as the coronavirus has forced them to lock down their economies, many state and local governments are already cutting critical services and laying off staff. The April jobs report showed that nearly 981,000 state and local public-sector jobs have already been lost. To put that in perspective, that’s more than all the state and local public-sector jobs lost in the Great Recession and its aftermath.”

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