To say it's been a rough period of years for the state and local governments would be a great understatement in this recession. Via 2008 to provide day every states have struggled to balance all their budget but not run a shortfall. Throughout American history, this is said to be the worst recession since 1947 after Ww ii. Revenues droped substantially and unemployment entered the double digits. Throughout this struggle we've found cuts in education, community services,..