Will it be ‘every state for themselves’ as the federal COVID cash dries up?

Biden administration has raised alarm bells about risk of inaction after sending Congress $22.5 billion request in early March

By: - June 13, 2022 4:00 am
nurse treating COVID patient

In this file photo, a nurse treats a patient with coronavirus in the intensive care unit at a hospital on May 1, 2020, in Leonardtown, Maryland. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.