Without Federal Aid To State And Local Governments, Millions Will Lose Their Jobs

By Josh Bivens and David Cooper, Economic Policy Institute. -

Because a weakening economy undercuts state and local tax revenues, and because states operate under balanced budget constraints, the coming months will see intense downward pressure on state and [...]

Crushing The States, Saving The Banks

By Ellen Brown, Web of Debt. -

Congress seems to be at war with the states. Only $150 billion of its nearly $3 trillion coronavirus relief package – a mere 5% – has been allocated to the 50 states; and they are not allowed to [...]