As state policy leaders work to fight COVID-19 and its broader impacts, the Cato Institute’s team of subject matter experts are looking at public policy best practices to better inform response measures.
State governments have already received a record level of federal aid to cope with the pandemic and now need to shoulder the responsibility to meet their remaining needs with their own resources and necessary cuts in non‐essential spending.
The U.S. Postal Service is in deep financial trouble with mail volumes falling and losses rising. Analysts have differing views about the best USPS reform options, but all agree that the agency’s operations are unsustainable as currently structured.