The Fiscal Impact of COVID-19 on the States Webinar
Recorded On: 06/16/2020
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The COVID-19 pandemic has had an enormous impact on state economies with a resulting decrease in tax revenues collected. This webinar will provide an assessment of the fiscal condition of the states entering 2020, the pandemic’s economic and revenue impact upon state budgets, and the outlook for the remainder of the year. The discussion will include strategies and measures many states may be required to take in order to achieve legally-required balanced budgets.
Toby Burke, Senior Director of State and Local Affairs, NAIOP
Brian Sigritz, Director of State Fiscal Studies, National Association of State Budget Officers
Director of State Fiscal Studies
- Brian Sigritz is the Director of State Fiscal Studies for the National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO) in Washington, D.C.
- Within NASBO, his responsibilities include tracking and analyzing tax and revenue trends, as well as handling NASBO activities related to transportation, public-private partnerships, energy, and disaster response issues. He also monitors the fiscal health of the states and edits and produces the State Expenditure Report annually.
- Prior to coming to NASBO, Sigritz worked as a legislative aide in the Ohio Senate and the Ohio House of Representatives, where he served as the caucus staff representative on the Human Services and Aging Committee. He has also served as the legislative liaison to the Mayor of Dayton, Ohio.
- In addition, Sigritz has authored articles on state fiscal conditions, has been quoted in a number of publications, and has appeared on several television programs.