Memphis got less COVID money than other cities. It’s hurting the budget

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 21, 2024 9:09 PM CT | Published: April 20, 2024 4:00 AM CT

Had Memphis received more money under the American Rescue Plan Act, Memphis Mayor Paul Young might not be facing a shortfall in his first budget, something the mayor acknowledged in an interview Friday.


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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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