[Video] Sen. Mitch McConnell on State Spending of Federal Stimulus Packages

This video from WHAS 11 shows Mitch McConnell tell reporters that Kentucky has only spent 6% of the stimulus package the commonwealth received from the federal government. Most other states have spent up to 25% of their allotted stimulus packages from Congress, but many are also sitting on the cash. Statistically, Kentucky is one of the worst when it comes to responsible budgeting. (The Pew Charitable Trust) Are states misusing federal funds? Or does this show further the disconnect between state and federal government on what aid is needed and the aid that is given? Click HERE or on the URL below to watch the video.

 

https://www.whas11.com/video/news/politics/coronavirus-sen-mitch-mcconnell-no-convinced-states-need-help/417-6c751e44-9e95-4a3c-96fd-29fff41a7c26