2009 Economic Stimulus: Details of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Source: National Conference of State Legislatures, January 2009

2009 Economic Stimulus: Details of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act are emerging. A new chart highlights the estimated state allocations for the House stimulus proposal.

The bill, approved by the Appropriations committee on January 22, includes $79 billion in state fiscal relief to prevent cutbacks to key services, including $39 billion to local school districts and public colleges and universities distributed through existing state and federal formulas, $15 billion to states as bonus grants as a reward for meeting key performance measures, and $25 billion to states for other high priority needs such as public safety and other critical services, which may include education.
See also:
2009 Economic Stimulus – main page

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