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Replenish, Replace, Repair: How Illinois is Using its ARPA Aid
Replenish, Replace, Repair: How Illinois is Using its ARPA Aid
Strengthening Local Government Finances: State and Federal Aid Policies for a  Crisis Era
Strengthening Local Government Finances: State and Federal Aid Policies for a Crisis Era
Professor Amanda Kass Talks About The Need For More Federal Aid (NPR Illinois)
Professor Amanda Kass Talks About The Need For More Federal Aid (NPR Illinois)
The Myth of ‘Unnecessary’ Federal Aid to State and Local Governments
The Myth of ‘Unnecessary’ Federal Aid to State and Local Governments
IGPA’s Amanda Kass writes on the need for federal COVID-19 relief for state and local governments (Governing)
IGPA’s Amanda Kass writes on the need for federal COVID-19 relief for state and local governments (Governing)
IGPA task force study projects loss of tens of billions of dollars in production and income due to pandemic (Chicago Tribune)
IGPA task force study projects loss of tens of billions of dollars in production and income due to pandemic (Chicago Tribune)
New University of Illinois at Chicago’s Government Finance Research Center report looks at how states are spending federal coronavirus relief funds
New University of Illinois at Chicago’s Government Finance Research Center report looks at how states are spending federal coronavirus relief funds
Slow To Spend? State Approaches To Allocating Federal Coronavirus Relief Funds
Slow To Spend? State Approaches To Allocating Federal Coronavirus Relief Funds
Trump Calls For More Stimulus Money, Pritzker Warns of ‘Thousands’ of State  Layoffs (WTTW)
Trump Calls For More Stimulus Money, Pritzker Warns of ‘Thousands’ of State Layoffs (WTTW)
How States Provide Cities with General Revenue: An Analysis of Unrestricted State  Aid
How States Provide Cities with General Revenue: An Analysis of Unrestricted State Aid
The Recession is about to Slam Cities. Not Just the Blue-State Ones (NY Times)
The Recession is about to Slam Cities. Not Just the Blue-State Ones (NY Times)
IGPA Task Force report finds Illinois faces $76 billion hit to economic output (Crain’s Chicago Business)
IGPA Task Force report finds Illinois faces $76 billion hit to economic output (Crain’s Chicago Business)
IGPA Affiliate Amanda Kass and IGPA Director Robin Fretwell Wilson discuss the work of IGPA’s COVID-19 task force (WILL Radio)
IGPA Affiliate Amanda Kass and IGPA Director Robin Fretwell Wilson discuss the work of IGPA’s COVID-19 task force (WILL Radio)
IGPA’s Amanda Kass and Kenneth Kriz discuss potential impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the state budget (NPR Illinois)
IGPA’s Amanda Kass and Kenneth Kriz discuss potential impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the state budget (NPR Illinois)
What Policymakers Should Know About the Fiscal Impact of COVID-19 on Illinois
What Policymakers Should Know About the Fiscal Impact of COVID-19 on Illinois
Illinois Faces Massive Decline in Tax Revenue, Study Warns (Bloomberg Tax)
Illinois Faces Massive Decline in Tax Revenue, Study Warns (Bloomberg Tax)
How Many Illinois Public Safety Pension Systems Risk Running Out of Assets?
How Many Illinois Public Safety Pension Systems Risk Running Out of Assets?
Fiscal Health Working Group member Amanda Kass talks with the Better Government Association about the fiscal pressure underfunded public safety pension systems are putting on local governments Crain’s Chicago Business
Fiscal Health Working Group member Amanda Kass talks with the Better Government Association about the fiscal pressure underfunded public safety pension systems are putting on local governments Crain’s Chicago Business
Fiscal Health Working Group member Amanda Kass joins State Week to discuss public safety pension consolidation NPR Illinois
Fiscal Health Working Group member Amanda Kass joins State Week to discuss public safety pension consolidation NPR Illinois
IGPA Fiscal Health Working Group Member Amanda Kass weighs in on Gov. Pritzker’s new plan to consolidate public safety pension funds Chicago Tribune
IGPA Fiscal Health Working Group Member Amanda Kass weighs in on Gov. Pritzker’s new plan to consolidate public safety pension funds Chicago Tribune
Life Preservers or Anchors? An Examination of State Intervention in Municipal  Pension Funding in Illinois
Life Preservers or Anchors? An Examination of State Intervention in Municipal Pension Funding in Illinois
A pension “crisis” mentality won’t help
A pension “crisis” mentality won’t help

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