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How the US Bailout Supports the ‘Submerged State’

In March last year, the US bailout invested $350 billion in a fiscal stimulus fund for state and local governments. Lately, ARPA only seems to get media attention when the center-left complains that it has funded tax cuts or triggered inflation. Critics who say it was over the top complain that it was “fighting the […]

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Electricity Amendment Bill 2022 – What’s the bailout for struggling discoms and why the opposition is protesting

The long-awaited, much-needed and yet controversial Electricity Amendment Bill 2022 has been sent to the Standing Committee for consideration after opposition opposed its passage and it also saw protests from other quarters including the All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) and farmers, particularly in Punjab. Electricity sector workers fear that the bill, which proposes certain […]

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Aiken to Spend American Rescue Plan Act Funds to Upgrade Powderhouse Road Sewer System | Local News

The amount of money in Aiken City’s coffers has increased by over $2 million. The Aiken City Council voted unanimously late Monday to amend its 2022-23 budget to include nearly $2.16 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds. The American Rescue Plan Act is the third and final act passed by Congress to stimulate the […]

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Baltimore awards $6.6 million in second round of American Rescue Plan Act nonprofit grants – Baltimore Sun

Mayor Brandon Scott announced Monday that an additional $6.6 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding will go to eight Baltimore nonprofits in amounts ranging from $250,000 to $1.6 million. of dollars. Baltimore’s first allocation to nonprofits outside the city’s umbrella distributed more than $7 million to nine nonprofits. The grants come from the $641 […]

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U.S. bailout spending challenges and successes shared by city leaders

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. – At West Virginia Municipal League meetings, officials were able to share the challenges and successes of US bailout spending. The U.S. bailout was signed into law in March 2021 and sent $4 billion to West Virginia over the next two years. Of this amount, cities and counties shared more than $2 […]

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Town of Stonecrest Announces Results of American Rescue Plan Act Inquiry for $9.7 Million Funding – On Common Ground News

STONECREST, GA– The Town of Stonecrest is reviewing the results of a community survey to help determine the best use of funds received from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). ARPA is an economic stimulus bill passed by Congress and signed into law on March 11, 2021. The law provides approximately $1.9 trillion in assistance […]

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Valley Counties Explore How American Rescue Plan Act Funds Can Help Communities | New

County commissioners across the region received dozens of requests for some of the millions in federal aid made available during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, and many are still finding ways to allocate the funding. The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), signed into law by President Joe Biden in early 2021, provided a $1.9 […]

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$6.4 million in U.S. bailout funding to expand health care and construction workforce training in northern New Mexico

News from the Congress delegation: WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (DN.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (DN.M.) and Teresa Leger Fernández (DN.M.) announced a $6.4 million bailout grant American Good Jobs Challenge at North Central Economic Development District of New Mexico in Santa Fe. This funding will create the Northern New Mexico Workforce Integration […]

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Heinrich, Luján and Leger Fernández Announce $6.4 Million in U.S. Bailout Funding to Develop Construction and Healthcare Workforce Training Program in Northern New Mexico

Thursday, August 4, 2022 WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (DN.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (DN.M.) and Teresa Leger Fernández (DN.M.) announced a $6.4 million grant from the U.S. Good Rescue Program Jobs Challenge to the Economic Development of the North Central New Mexico District of Santa Fe. This funding will create the Northern New […]

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The deal will bring Pitt more than $7.5 million in US bailout funds | University time

By SUSAN JONES Pitt will receive an additional $7.57 million in general support and $167,000 for state rural education, as part of a negotiated agreement between Governor Tom Wolf and legislative leadership on the distribution of federal funding from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021. “We are grateful for Governor Wolf’s continued support […]

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Marion County Nonprofits Receive American Rescue Plan Act Funding

OCALA, Fla. (WCJB) — Three North Central Florida nonprofits have received a grant from the Marion County Commission. The funds come from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). A total of $1.6 million in ARPA funds was awarded on Wednesday. Pastor Rocky Shrable is the senior pastor of the Wings of Faith fellowship. He accepted […]

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US bailout compensation filed at Jefferson County Court of Quorum meeting – Deltaplex News

By Ray King By a 7-5 vote Tuesday night, the Jefferson County quorum court filed legislation that would have taken money from the U.S. bailout to compensate families who have lost loved ones to COVID. In a repeat of a scheme County Judge Gerald Robinson set up last year, Robinson offered to take $300,000 of […]

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Report: Maryland Spent 67% of American Rescue Plan Act Allocation | Recent news

BALTIMORE (CBS/WBOC) — Maryland has spent about two-thirds of its $3.7 billion federal government allocation under the American Rescue Plan Act, according to a new state report released Monday. Another 28% of funding was allocated to state relief programs, leaving about $610 million unspent. The report covers expenditures between March 3, 2021 and June 30, […]

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Restaurants want American Rescue Plan Act COVID-19 funds released

A federal fund meant to boost restaurants that have suffered heavy losses during the pandemic is being criticized by industry officials after a recent report found it was based on $180 million in undispersed aid. The $28.6 billion Restaurant Revitalization Fund was created last year under the American Rescue Plan Act to help businesses facing […]

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Tester gets $61 million for small businesses in Montana from US bailout

SSBCI program will provide capital to small businesses to create jobs and grow their businesses U.S. Senator Jon Tester today continued his efforts to help Montana small businesses across the state grow and create well-paying jobs by securing $61,327,969 for Montana’s Small Business Credit Initiative. the State of Montana through the US Bailout Act. These […]

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Local Municipalities Receive Second American Rescue Plan Act Payment This Summer

On July 22, 2022, Governor Kathy Hochul announced that funds would be provided to local governments in New York State to “help strengthen their pandemic response infrastructure.” “The announcement is part of the state’s ongoing preparedness efforts to address any potential pandemic-related surges this fall and winter. This financial support is made possible by the […]

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Arkansas officials call for US bailout funds to be used for water and sewage

Officials say there are between $4 billion and $6 billion in upgrades and changes needed for Arkansas’ water and wastewater infrastructure, but the issue was an afterthought when it’s about accessing US bailout funds for the projects. City leaders, heads of utility companies, engineering companies and others spoke to the Joint Committee on Municipal, County […]

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Brunswick County begins allocating US bailout funding

A year after the coronavirus was officially declared a pandemic, the federal government enacted legislation to help stimulate the economy and recover from the financial cost of COVID-19. The American Rescue Plan Act sent $350 billion to local and state governments out of its nearly $2 trillion package total. Brunswick County has received nearly $28 […]

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Greene County awards U.S. bailout funds to 57 area small businesses

Greene County commissioners awarded more than $760,000 to 57 area small businesses this week. A few months ago, the companies applied for a slice of the $56.8 million allocated to Greene County under the American Rescue Plan Act. The $1.9 trillion pandemic stimulus package was signed by President Biden last year. Since then, Greene County […]

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LARC receives $140,000 in US bailout funding

“COVID outcomes, including mask mandates, long periods of isolation, inability to socialize with friends and family, support systems, health services and employment, have severely disrupted routines of people with IDD. Individuals show symptoms of mental illness and we see a regression in the person’s ability to perform daily tasks to previously attained levels. — Angela […]

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NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT (EDD): U.S. RESCUE PLAN ACT (ARPA) FUNDING UPDATE

The State of Nebraska has received $1.04 billion in Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Funds (CSFRF) from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The CSFRF provides economic relief funds to state, local and tribal governments that have been negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The Nebraska State Legislature has allocated $723 million in ARPA and state […]

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City of Chattanooga has $30 million plan for US bailout money

Investing in underserved communities, youth engagement and public safety among the biggest winners of the city plan; City Council will debate on Tuesday CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) — The city of Chattanooga is getting more money, and it’s a sizable amount from the federal government. $30 million. It’s all part of the US rescue plan. The average […]

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Boone County praised for US bailout spending

Boone County was the subject of praise at a recent press conference the National Counties Association held in Colorado. Boone County Judge/Executive Gary Moore, the former president of the National Association of Counties, also known as NACo, spoke about the county’s investment in upgrading its high internet access debit. A year ago, Cincinnati Bell, now […]

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Riverhead will receive an additional $1.7 million in US bailout funds

Riverhead Town will receive another $1.72 million in COVID-19 relief funding under the American Rescue Plan Act, according to data released today by Governor Kathy Hochul. The governor announced the distribution of an additional $387 million in COVID relief funds to local government, matching the state’s 2021 distribution of American Rescue Plan Act funds to […]

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ARPA Task Force Proposes Additional U.S. Bailout Law Allocation

Council’s ARPA task force proposes additional allocations under US Bailout Act Lisa Gardner, City Council Communications Director, 509.625.6226 Friday, July 22, 2022 at 9:18 a.m. The City Council’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Task Force, which includes Council Chair Beggs, Council Member Wilkerson and Council Member Zappone, will present the full City Council with a […]

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Municipalities receive funds reallocated to rescue plan | News, Sports, Jobs

All 27 municipalities in Warren County received a reallocation of funding from the American Rescue Plan Act. Stipends range from $15 to $1,500. Treasury officials made the announcement this week. According to a statement, the funds were “unclaimed from last year’s first round of payments under the American Rescue Plan Act’s local coronavirus […]

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How Baton Rouge is spending its US bailout funding

Aerial image of downtown Baton Rouge by the Mississippi River. (File photo) Baton Rouge has given flooding and public safety a higher priority during the COVID-19 pandemic than government operations, report says Brookings Institution. According to Brookings’ analysis, cities and counties spent an average of 42% of their state and local fiscal stimulus fund, or […]

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Higher health costs if bailout expires

An updated analysis from Covered California highlights how the expiration of the US bailout (ARP) would increase costs for enrollees, including doubling premiums on average for 1 million low-income Californians, and could lead up to 220,000 people to drop their health coverage. The analysis comes as Congress deliberates whether to expand the law, which offers […]

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Otter Tail County is pouring much of its US bailout money into housing and broadband – Perham Focus

PERHAM — Otter Tail County commissioners have figured out how to spend about half of the county’s $11.4 million allocated through the American Rescue Plan Act. At the county council meeting on Tuesday, July 12, resolutions on fund allocations were considered. The funds come with stipulations, such as reducing the spread of the virus, replacing […]

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Pa. small businesses get $267.8 million in US bailout funding

The first round of US bailout funding for small businesses is heading to a group of nine states and Pennsylvania tops the list with $267.8 million. The U.S. bailout signed in March by President Joe Biden reauthorized the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) and expanded it to a $10 billion pool to give small […]

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City of Roseville Makes $1 Million in American Rescue Plan Act Funds Available

First round of applications due August 12 Roseville, CA – The City of Roseville has received $17 million in one-time funds from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 to support city and community needs. The Roseville City Council has allocated $1 million of these funds to the Roseville Grants Advisory Board for distribution […]

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Haverhill Distributes $500,000 in American Rescue Plan Act Youth Activity Grants

An idea that took root in last year’s city spending negotiations has, quite literally, paid off with about 40 nonprofits, school groups and individuals sharing $500,000 for youth activities in Haverhill. Money from the US Federal Bailout Act was used to pay for various summer activities, including summer camps, kayaking lessons, sports field improvements, music […]

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$475,000 for the district in the American Rescue Plan Act

Essex’s 4th District as it currently stands. Most of it will become 2nd Essex under redistricting. Please support local advertisers TOPSFIELD – A recently passed economic development bill will bring $475,000 to Essex’s 4th District, according to state Rep. Jamie Belsito. Economic development contains a total of $4.2 billion for the state, and funding comes […]

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Tehama County Approves Partial Use of American Rescue Plan Act Funds | Corning Observer

The use of a portion of its $12,641,804 in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds was prioritized and approved by a consensus vote by the Tehama County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. The funds must be used for costs incurred on or after March 3, 2021 and must be incurred by December 31, 2024 and […]

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Meetings planned to inform the public of bailout grants | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Mayor Tom Henry’s administration has announced that information sessions will be held to highlight American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grant opportunities. Overview of information sessions:*Monday, July 18 at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. in the Omni Room on the ground floor of Citizens Square, 200 E. Berry St. Sessions are […]

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Covered California warns of higher health insurance costs if US bailout expires

With the scheduled recess of Congress at the end of July and health insurance markets finalizing their rates for the 2023 coverage year, timely action is critical in deciding the future of health insurance benefits. US rescue plan. The law, which provides more and expanded federal financial assistance and has helped millions of Americans get […]

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Madison County OKs uses $4.59 million for bailout funding

At Tuesday’s meeting, the Madison County Board of Supervisors voted to distribute $4.59 million of the $6.88 million received in the second round of funds from the American Rescue Plan Act. The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 provided $350 billion in emergency funding to municipalities nationwide. Madison County received $13.79 million, spread over two […]

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City Council earmarks $10 million of American Rescue Plan Act funds for capital improvements

More than $10 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds will be used to complete the city’s capital improvements. The city council voted on Monday to transfer part of the more than $61 million allocation received from legislation passed by Congress last year and signed by President Joe Biden. The measure was passed by 4 […]

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Reading City Council dedicates $10m of US bailout funds to capital improvements

July 13 – More than $10 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds will be used to complete the city’s capital improvements. The city council voted on Monday to transfer part of the more than $61 million allocation received from legislation passed by Congress last year and signed by President Joe Biden. The measure was […]

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$500,000 of US bailout money could go to Schuylkill County | New

Schuylkill County Commissioners may decide to use $500,000 of American Rescue Plan Act funds for a project for the Schuylkill County Municipal Authority. × This page requires JavaScript. Javascript is required for you to play premium content. Please enable it in your browser settings. kAm%96 [email protected] :>2E6 Sb > :==:@ ? [email protected] [email protected]=5 [email protected] [email protected] […]

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🌱 $263M Windfall Rescue Plan + Turnpike Blasting + Airport Upgrades

Hello, Manchester. I’m here in your inbox to keep you up to date with everything you need to know about what’s happening in town. Because community information is power! Let’s do it… Do you like the Manchester Daily? Send this link to a friend or neighbor so they can sign up for free. First, today’s […]

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$15m of US bailout funds went to ‘anti-racism’, ‘social activism’ programs for children

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: A federal government agency dedicated to supporting libraries and museums across the country has spent $15 million of funds from President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package on programs promoting education “anti-racism” and “social activism” for children. In October, the Institute of Museum and […]

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Rocklin received millions of dollars from American Rescue Plan Act funds

ARPA-approved programs to support businesses, students, and nonprofits Rocklin, CA – The City of Rocklin has committed more than $2.85 million to US Federal Bailout Act funds for community support programs to help Rocklin residents, businesses and nonprofits recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. On June 28, the Rocklin City Council authorized staff to enter into […]

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Tehama County supervisors to discuss distribution of US bailout funds – Red Bluff Daily News

RED BLUFF — The Tehama County Board of Supervisors will discuss finalizing the distribution of American Rescue Plan Act funds on Tuesday. The county received $12,641,804 in funding. In May, supervisors held a study session to discuss and provide direction to staff on how they wanted these funds to be used. They decided that $30,099.88 […]

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Preston residents approve US bailout spending

July 8 – PRESTON – Residents voted overwhelmingly to approve six spending items at a town meeting on Thursday, using parts of the $1.3 million US federal grant from the US Plan Act to pay for a full-time firefighter, two fire engines, two snow plow trucks, and town hall renovations. Only two of the approximately […]

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Explainer: How Biden’s bailout protects union members’ pensions

President Joe Biden speaks at Max S. Hayes High School in Cleveland on Wednesday, July 6. The speech laid out a final rule tied to its $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package from last year. The rule allows multi-company pensions in difficulty to be financially complete, guaranteeing full benefits to 2 to 3 million workers and […]

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Will County allocates more than $5 million to bailout

The Will County Council Executive Committee voted Thursday to allocate federal pandemic relief funds to park districts, municipal park departments, special recreation associations, library districts and public safety entities. . The county has hired consulting firm Anser Advisory to manage approximately $133.97 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds received through the American Rescue Plan Act […]

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Did Biden’s American Rescue Plan Act Save or Doom America?

The American Rescue Plan Act was passed in the spring of 2021, as the Biden presidency’s first major piece of legislation. Among other things, the American Rescue Plan Act was a stimulus package for a nation still in the throes of the coronavirus pandemic. It included direct stimulus checks for most Americans. The package also […]

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New guidance note assesses Washtenaw County’s American Rescue Plan Act benefits

A new policy brief from the University of Michigan’s Poverty Solutions Initiative offers recommendations on how to target funding to key programs and priorities, focus on program implementation, and review the long-term impacts as Washtenaw County leaders decide how to allocate the remainder of its American Rescue Plan law money. With about half of Washtenaw […]

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BACKGROUNDER: President Biden announces historic US bailout pension relief for millions of union workers and retirees

Tomorrow, President Biden will join union workers and retirees at Max S. Hayes High School in Cleveland, Ohio, to announce the final rule implementing the U.S. bailout’s special financial assistance program. The U.S. bailout provided critical assistance to working families and kickstarted our economic recovery, reopening 99% of schools, helping create more than 8 million […]

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U.S. Department of Commerce invests $3.2 million in U.S. bailout funds to improve state park campgrounds and boost tourism in Dover, Delaware

U.S. Department of Commerce invests $3.2 million in U.S. bailout funds to improve state park campgrounds and boost tourism in Dover, Delaware Contact: EDA Public Affairs Department, (202) 482-4085July 1, 2022 WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo […]

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Italy’s gas storage bailout can save the day

The Palazzo Chigi in Rome, seat of the Italian government, is illuminated in the colors of the Italian flag on January 15, 2021. REUTERS/Remo Casilli/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MILAN, July 1 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Rome’s intervention to increase gas storage could work. The reluctance of private operators to […]

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American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) » Select Board Office

The City of Sudbury will receive approximately $5.9 million over two years for “COVID-19 Economic Relief” from the U.S. Federal Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). ARPA funds can only be used for the following categories: Support public health Coping with the economic impacts of COVID-19 Replace lost public sector revenue Offer a wage bonus to essential […]

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$444,000 grant from the American Rescue Plan to help develop high-speed Internet in North County | Local News

Posted on June 30, 2022 | 12:47 Source: Ian Mariani for the representative of the representative Carbajal A $444,787 grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce will be used to improve high-speed internet connectivity in Santa Ynez and other parts of northern Santa Barbara County, Congressman Salud Carbajal, D-24th District, announced. . The grant, which […]

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$825,000 of US bailout funds went to ‘oral historians’ researching anti-racism and ‘Latinx’ stories

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: Hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars from President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package have been donated to ‘underemployed/unemployed oral historians’ and their research related to anti-racism studies and Indigenous and “Latin” stories. The American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act, which Democrats passed in March […]

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Minnesota governor to use U.S. bailout funds for law enforcement, gun locks – Reuters

ST. PAUL — Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, June 28, announced a plan to spend just under $40 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds to bolster public safety, mental health and health needs. statewide child care. After negotiations for a special legislative session to pass $8 billion in tax relief and new spending stalled last […]

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Latino-led organizations in California push for equal distribution of US bailout funds

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) has put $16 billion in the hands of local and state agencies across California. Now, Latino-led organizations are pushing for funding to be equitably distributed among underserved communities impacted by COVID. Tulare native Adriana Saldivar is part of the Latino Community Foundation of California, which […]

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Kimberly Orth: US bailout grants provide health care to those who need it most

Nationally, Medicare’s participation in the Individual Affordable Care Act market is growing, and increased competition is helping to drive down consumer premiums. In Pennsylvania, UPMC Health Plan is one of eight health insurance providers offering affordable coverage options to more than 400,000 enrollees in 2022. Thanks to the special covid-19 enrollment period that ran From […]

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Willmar designates additional funds for American Rescue Plan Act – West Central Tribune

WILLMAR — Another portion of American Rescue Plan Act funds was earmarked for the City of Willmar at the June 20 Willmar City Council meeting. The total amount of funds the city will receive is approximately $2.1 million. The council had previously authorized up to $290,000 for software and technology upgrades to City Hall. At […]

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Crisis escalates without bailout – The Island

Monday, June 20 Cassandra opened her inbox in the himidiri udey as the Buddhist monks like to pronounce it when their sermons are in the early morning, and found a message framed in black: “Day of mourning”. I wondered which VVIP died recently, so scanned further down. “Birthday of … the 8th President of Sri […]

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District 5 Councilwoman Applauds Approval of American Rescue Plan Act Small Business Grants & Relaunch of Operation Facelift – City of San Antonio

CONTACT: Amador Salazar, [email protected] SAN ANTONIO (June 24, 2022) – Yesterday, the San Antonio City Council voted unanimously to approve $30.95 million in support for local small businesses. The funding is part of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) and is based on feedback from the Small Business Advisory Commission and the Economic & Workforce […]

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The Board of Trustees will award $4 million in US Bailout Act funding to the City of Callahan to expand water and sewer services for economic development and job growth in the Nassau County

received from the United States Department of Treasury following the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding for the project is consistent with guidelines set by the U.S. Treasury and the Nassau County Prosperity Plan adopted by the County Board of Commissioners in May 2021. In the January 4 memo, Mr Pope said: “The establishment of a public water […]

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CMS urges Congress to extend US bailout funds for ACA tax subsidies

Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, is pushing for Congress to extend the Affordable Care Act tax subsidies made possible by US bailout funds. The grants are due to expire at the end of 2022. In a Colorado press call on Wednesday, Brooks-LaSure and other health […]

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Columbus plans to spend its share of American Rescue Plan Act money

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – The City of Columbus’ plans to spend its share of American Rescue Plan Act money continue to take shape. During a press conference Wednesday morning, Mayor Keith Gaskin explained how ARPA funds have been allocated so far. Originally, $1.3 million had been set aside for incentive compensation for municipal employees. Only […]

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Mayor Tishaura O. Jones Outlines Incentive Reform Priorities, U.S. Bailout Community Survey Findings

This afternoon, Mayor Tishaura O. Jones joined St. Louis on the Air host Sarah Fenske to outline her vision for reforming development incentives in the wake of federal indictments of three legislative leaders, as well as to discuss the results of the US bailout law community inquiry. . In her first one-on-one interview since the […]

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impacts of the American Rescue Plan Act for companies using peer-to-peer payment platforms | Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Peer-to-peer (P2P) payment platforms, such as Venmo, PayPal, and Cash App, have become indispensable tools for businesses and consumers. Businesses that use or accept P2P payments, especially family businesses, should understand the income reporting requirements included in the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). P2P platforms allow users to transfer money in seconds for everyday expenses […]

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Use of American Rescue Plan Act Funds on Saline County Agenda

By SALINA POST Funding items for the American Rescue Plan Act are among those on the Saline County Commission’s agenda for Tuesday. About the meeting The Saline County Commission is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Tuesday in Room 107 of the City-County Building, 300 W. Ash Street. The meetings can also be viewed on […]

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Nonprofits Seek Luzerne County U.S. Bailout Funding for Range of Projects

Editor’s note: This story is part of a periodic review of projects on the Luzerne County U.S. bailout funding request list. Nonprofits are seeking funding from the Luzerne County U.S. Bailout for a wide range of projects outside of those previously reported for small businesses and youth aid programs, a review of pre-applications show. […]

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How do governments in eastern Racine County spend American Rescue Plan Act funds? | Local News

A year and three months after its announcement, some municipalities in eastern Racine County have decided how to spend their American Rescue Plan Act funding allocation. Others are still unsure. The American Rescue Plan Act was the $1.9 trillion stimulus package passed by Congress, at the request of the Biden administration, in March 2021. […]

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Congressman Kelly says US bailout is ‘nothing to celebrate’ | Mississippi Politics and Current Affairs

The 1st District congressman feels that ARPA has failed Mississippi and the United States. On Tuesday, the U.S. House Budget Committee held a hearing titled “How the U.S. Bailout Saved Lives and the U.S. Economy.” Witnesses shared how federal legislation changed the course of pandemic recovery and laid the foundation for historic growth; how states […]

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NORTHWEST REGIONAL CORRECTIONAL CENTER RECEIVES ADDITIONAL AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN ACT (ARPA) FUNDS TO EXTEND SECURITY AND HEALTH OFFICERS

The Tri-County Regional Community Corrections Board held a regular meeting at the Polk County Justice Center on Monday morning. After the call to order, the meeting began with the approval of the monthly statistical review and a review of statistical reports from all departments for the month of May. The Council first heard from Executive […]

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Delaware County to discuss proposed spending of U.S. federal bailout law funds on June 20

Released: June 16, 2022 The Delaware County Board will discuss the proposed and approved spending of the funding the county has received under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) at a town hall meeting scheduled for Monday, June 20 at 6:00 p.m. in the Hall. county council public meeting. located at 201 West Front St., […]

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Commissioners consider bailout funding

Online retailers saw their sales increase significantly in Douglas County compared to the month before the lockdown in 2020.Photo: Kurt Hildebrand / Le Courrier des Records With just half a month until Douglas County cuts its state sales tax umbilical cord, taxable sales are ahead of forecasts but behind last year. Chief Financial Officer Terri […]

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LaTurner co-sponsors bill to redirect US bailout funds to school safety

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Congressman Jake LaTurner has backed legislation that would redirect US bailout funds to school safety following various mass shootings. On Wednesday, June 15, U.S. Congressman Jake LaTurner (R-KS) says he co-sponsored House Resolution 7942, the Securing Our Students Act, which was presented by Rep. Burgess Owens (R-UT). Rep. LaTurner said the […]

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Boulder County Approves 10 Projects for American Rescue Plan Act Financial Assistance

Boulder County commissioners this week approved an initial slate of 10 projects to address disparities uncovered by the pandemic using relief money from the American Rescue Plan Act. Projects include providing direct cash assistance to families with young children, creating a new navigation center for mental health services and supporting affordable housing projects. The projects, […]

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Westfield nonprofits approach town for US bailout funding

Seven nonprofit organizations applied to the City of Westfield for funding that the municipality received from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. Westfield will receive approximately $9.85 million in total through the law. The city has already received some of this money in 2021 and will continue to receive dollars this year. Westfield plans […]

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Republicans target US bailout

Is the American Rescue Plan Act, including the $350 billion sent to states and local governments, responsible for saving thousands of lives and averting another Great Depression or responsible for an inflationary trend who could trigger a recession this year? The answer seems to depend on party affiliation. Democrats and Republicans engaged in a heated […]

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Harrisburg Council Approves Nearly $16 Million in American Rescue Plan Act Funds

The Harrisburg City Council approved more than $15.6 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds during a legislative session Tuesday night. This is the first tranche of more than $42 million offered by Harrisburg Mayor Wanda RD Williams, according to a news release. By a unanimous vote of 7 to 0, members of city council […]

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Milwaukee County Launches American Rescue Plan Act Allocation Dashboard

MILWAUKEE, WI – Today, Milwaukee County announced the launch of its American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Allocation Dashboard to provide transparency and public accountability on where critical federal funds have been recommended for allocation by the ARPA working group. “When the ARPA Task Force was established, I asked Task Force members to invest in the […]