Greenblatt, Alan
December 2008
Governing;Dec2008, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p11
The article discusses the positive effect of the Wall Street bailout to countries in rural West. It mentions that the bailout funded two programs called Payment in Lieu of Taxes and Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination through 2012. In addition, some countries such as New Mexico and Idaho depend on the funding for as much as 10% of their overall budgets.


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