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AAEC-293NP

Authors as Published

Authored by Timothy Pierce, Graduate Student, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech; and John Bovay, Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech

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The American Rescue Plan is a $1.9 trillion dollar bill passed on March 11, 2021 during the COVID-19 pandemic. This short publication provides an overview of the American Rescue Plan and its implications for farms, food, and families.


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Publication Date

December 22, 2021