What Will Happen to State Budgets When the Money Runs Out?
Publication Date: February 2009
Publisher(s): Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government
Author(s): Donald J. Boyd
Keywords: Stimulus; State Budgets
Coverage: United States
What will happen to state budgets when the new financial assistance included in the federal stimulus legislation expires? Senior Fellow Donald J. Boyd examines that question in a new Rockefeller Institute report issued Feb. 19. His conclusion: Budget gaps in fiscal 2012 are likely to rival those facing states before adoption of the stimulus package.