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Zachary Markovits

What Works Cities, Results for America

Zachary Markovits is the vice president of local government and managing director of What Works Cities at Results for America. Before joining Results for America, he worked at the Pew Charitable Trusts, where he led Pew's elections performance portfolio, as well as the Voting Information Project. Previously, he worked out of the University of California's Survey Research Center and served as a community organizer in the south side of Providence, Rhode Island.

The American Rescue Plan can help local leaders do a lot more than cover budget shortfalls. The funds offer a chance for them to address equity issues, engage residents and create the future they want to see.