Mayor Girtz: ‘As somebody who worked in public education for 20 years, things like the child tax credit and universal pre-K are going to have multi-generational benefits.’
This weekend, Athens Mayor Kelly Girtz sat down with the University of Georgia’s The Red and Black to discuss how President Biden’s American Rescue Plan has helped their community recover and rebuild from the pandemic. In the interview, Mayor Girtz applauded President Biden and Democrats’ work passing the relief package without a single Republican vote and shared how Athens has used the funding to ramp up vaccinations, provide housing assistance, and more.
The Red and Black: Athens mayor breaks down local effects of American Rescue Plan
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