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Articles by Anastasia Valeeva

Rifles, Tasers and Jails: How Cities and States Spent Billions of COVID-19 Relief

by Anastasia Valeeva, Weihua Li, and Susie Cagle

President Biden’s signature American Rescue Plan Act gave local governments $350 billion to recover from COVID-19. They spent much of it on police, prisons and the courts.


(This article originally appeared on on September 7, 2022. It is reprinted here ...