Impact of outbreak on New Hampshire’s budget will depend on how long it lasts, policy expert says
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Posted on 3/26/2020 by
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As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the American economy, lawmakers and budget officials in Concord and other state capitals across the country will have to reckon with its impact on state revenue and spending.

Greg Moore, state director of Americans for Prosperity and a former chief of staff for the New Hampshire House of Representatives, explains the impact of COVID-19 on the state budget is a three-part process: loss in revenue and increase in expenses, reductions within the state government, and leaders seeking federal assistance to fill in the gaps.

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