What is Budget Stress Testing?

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What is Budget Stress Testing?
VIDEO: What is Budget Stress Testing?

How can lawmakers manage budget uncertainty while still meeting residents' needs? Our Kil Huh explains what budget stress testing is and how it works—and how states can use it in the months ahead.

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