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Connecticut’s getting about 3 billion dollars in federal stimulus money. But where is it going (and how can I get some)?
The process to distribute the 787 billion dollars meant to flow into the states has been called “confusing, frustrating and ridiculous” – but it also represents a chance to bolster existing programs, create new jobs and stabilize our reeling economy.
Today, Where We Live, everything you ever wanted to know about how the stimulus money is affecting Connecticut. We’ll talk with Matt Fritz, an advisor to the Governor who is helping to oversee the process. And, Public Policy expert Shelley Geballe joins us to break down the many ways state agencies and non-profits can get in on the dollars.
Join the conversation – what questions do you have about the stimulus package? Are you expecting it to help?