Modified: April 1, 2020 9:09am
Created: April 1, 2020 9:09am
The CARES Act stimulus bill provides $159 million to Erie County. With strings attached. It must be spent directly on Coronavirus expenses. "I commend that," said Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw. "The problem: we cannot use the funds to offset losses of sales tax revenue. I reached out to Senators Schumer and Gillibrand asking them to remedy this in future federal legislation."
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