30 April 2020 – Emergency Funding Task Force discuss on $1.25 billion federal funds to fight COVID-19

Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic, New Tool / Service / Body
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy
Intervention Categories: Planning and strategy; Creating and using advisory groups or committees
Level of Jurisdiction: Rhode Island
Lead People/Agency: Governor Raimondo, members of the RI House of Representatives and the Senate

Overview: The RI COVID-19 Emergency Funding Task Force met for the first time to discuss how the state will use federal funds to fight the coronavirus. The task force is made up of ten Democrats and two Republicans from both the House of Representatives and the Senate.
Full details here: https://www.abc6.com/ri-covid-19-spending-task-force-meets-for-the-first-time/

Type of Justification: No justification given