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How States Stack Up on Weatherization Funds

How States Stack Up on Weatherization Funds

by Jennifer LaFleur, ProPublica -- May 7, 2009 9:00 am EDT

Under the stimulus package for the nation’s low-income weatherization program, the coldest receive $3 per eligible person for every $1 going to the warmer states. Check out North Dakota's $138.27 in weatherization funds per eligible person compared to Arizona's $27.78.

To get another picture of the relationship between temperature and weatherization funds per eligible person, check out our scatter plot.

This chart and other stories are part of Eye on the Stimulus, our blog dedicated to tracking the stimulus from bill to building.