GAO Reports that ~40% of ARPA SLFRF Remains Unallocated by States & Localities

Insight into unspent ARPA SLFRF funding

Phoebe Kamber


October 12, 2023

A recent report published by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) shows that states and localities have reported obligating approximately 60% (states) and 54% (localities) of their respective ARPA State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF). The report (dated October 11, 2023) can be found here.

Phoebe Kamber is a 4th year at University of St Andrews where she is studying Economics and Social Anthropology, and a Research Fellow at the ACLP.