Vermont received more than $1.5 billion in federal funding through the following acts:
• CARES Act (March 2020)
• Payroll Protection and Health Care Enhancement Act (April 2020)
• Families First Coronavirus Response Act (March 2020)
• Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act (March 2020)
This funding included $1.25 billion from the Coronavirus Relief Fund, which the state legislature allocated in various ways in an effort to help Vermont businesses and residents. Other federal funds were distributed through federal agencies such as Education, HHS, Ag, DHS directly to Vermont Agencies and Departments The graphic below shows the amount of funding received by Vermont Agencies and Departments.