Granite Status: Talking up the next stimulus
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AS THE FEDERAL RESERVE chair warned of lasting damage if Congress does not pass another relief package, New Hampshire’s delegation was talking up the next federal stimulus package — the HEROES Act, which currently clocks in at about $3 trillion. New Hampshire cities and towns stand to get another $1.5 billion.

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen took questions Wednesday from frenzied mayors in a conference call, asking about aid to local government, infrastructure projects and hazard pay for front-line workers not included in earlier legislation.

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