| Clip Of Open Phones, Part 1

Video Clip: The Question over Federal Funding for State and Local Governments

Description

With Congress considering a phase-four coronavirus relief bill, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) opposed providing additional funding for states during the coronavirus outbreak to prevent state bankrupcies. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy (D) responded to Senator McConnell's statement about state bankruptcy at a press briefing.

3 minutes

Keywords

  • Bailout
  • Bankruptcy
  • Blank Check
  • Budget
  • Federal Aid
  • Federalism
  • Fiscal Recovery
  • Governor
  • Pension Benefits

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