ABSTRACT

Responding to the COVID-19 Outbreak with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Authorities   [open pdf - 546KB]

From the Document: "In response to the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, some in Congress have suggested using the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program as a vehicle for providing financial relief to states and communities. Congress has regularly instituted a special variant of CDBG for long-term disaster recovery, known as CDBG-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR). This Insight considers the potential role of CDBG and CDBG-DR as economic development countermeasures to the coronavirus outbreak."

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CRS Insight, IN11277
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2020-03-24
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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