TITLE

States Tap Stimulus Aid; Holdouts Remain

AUTHOR(S)
Robelen, Erik W.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Education Week;4/29/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 30, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Alaska governor Sarah Palin and South Carolina governor Mark Sanford do not wish to claim their share of the funds from the U.S. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. Sanford stated that he would do without some of the money in federal aid from the state fiscal-stabilization fund unless he could use it to reduce his state's debt, which was rejected by the White House. The states of California, Illinois, and South Dakota, which did receive funds, are discussed.
ACCESSION #
38902841

 

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