May 21, 2021
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022

Rules of the road for billions in federal aid

Experts lay out spending guidelines, possible priorities

Shira Schoenberg ,

Commonwealth Magazine

Doug Howgate, of the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, said the size and scope of the federal largesse is unprecedented. “The big challenge is how you balance the needs right now with the reality that you need to make sure resources are available for what they’re supposed to be used for over the longer time horizon,” Howgate said.