McKee wants the state to use 10% of its ARPA funds on short-term relief efforts

Updated at 4:59 p.m. on Sept. 21, 2021.

GOV. DANIEL J. MCKEE said at his briefing on Tuesday that he wants the state to use 10% of the $1.1 billion it is allocated from American Rescue Plan Act for short-term relief efforts. / AP FILE PHOTO/STEVEN SENNE
PROVIDENCE – Gov. Daniel J. McKee said he wants the state to use 10% of the $1.1 billion allocated from the American Rescue Plan Act for its short-term needs, with a focus on aiding small businesses, at his press briefing on Tuesday. "It's time to make a down payment on Rhode Island's economic comeback," said…

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