COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH ACTION.
WEBINAR 22. Hawaii’s State Budget and CARES Funds: What to Expect in 2021
Hawaiʻi is facing severe fiscal pressure stemming from the unprecedented economic shutdown imposed to contain COVID-19. Now, state leaders have warned about potential state furloughs and deep budget cuts unless a federal government bailout is passed to help aid the state. Join us in this important update from Hawai‘i Budget & Policy Center and Hawai‘i Data Collaborative about the state budget and Hawaii’s federal COVID-19 spending. Experts will examine the situation and share key details about the dollars and decisions vital to our economic recovery and sustainability.
Here are some helpful links from the presentation:
- Presentation slides.
- Hawaiʻi’s State Budget: 2020: A guide for candidates and elected officials to how we invest in our state, communities and people, Hawaiʻi Budget and Policy Center.
- Hawaiʻi Budget & Policy Center Blog.
- Tracking Federal Funds, Hawaiʻi Data Collaborative. Includes total Federal Awards to Hawaiʻi, Portion of Total Funds from Coronavirus Relief Fund, and Current Drawdown of State Coronavirus Relief Funds.
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