Nevada to Receive More Than 107 Million Dollars in Additional Recovery Funds
Nevada Recovery Dollars Have Provided Funding For More Than 2,000 Education Jobs
U. S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced that an additional $107,053,560 is now available for Nevada under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. To date, Nevada has received $600,942,430 through the Recovery Act. The state recently reported that recovery dollars have been used to provide funding for more than 2,000 education jobs from Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, 2009, while also supporting programs that drive education reform.