‘We’re not through this’: Governors plead with Congress for emergency assistance

Republicans call hearing a waste of time

By: - September 10, 2020 4:37 pm

The U.S. Capitol as seen in November 2011. (Architect of the Capitol)

WASHINGTON — Democratic governors on Thursday begged Congress to come to the aid of ailing states, which face unexpected expenses as they attempt to curb the spread of COVID-19 as well as massive revenue shortfalls due to the pandemic.

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Allison Stevens
Allison Stevens

Allison Stevens is a Washington correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Colorado Newsline.

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