State to receive $31 billion in stimulus funds

Boyd, Herb
December 2009
New York Amsterdam News;12/10/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 50, p4
The article reports on the announcement by New York Governor David A. Paterson that the state will receive 31 billion dollars in American Recovery and Reinvestment (ARRA) funds. Paterson mentions that he will utilize the full resources of the governor's office to increasing the state' share of federal stimulus money. He also mentions that the money will be used in an effort to create jobs as well as put the state on the way to fiscal recovery.


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