block grant

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a grant of federal money to state and local governments to support social welfare programs

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Talks between Finance Secretary Swinney and Tory negotiator Greg Hands have stalled over how the Scottish bloc grant will be worked out when Holyrood begins raising its own taxes.
The government says that its commitment for additional schools cash means it is keeping its promise to maintain schools funding at 1% above the bloc grant.
A villager explained to me that the numbers indicated the dates of each bloc grant disbursement.
Zamora also said the bloc finds the budget, such as the bloc grant, for the creation of the Bangsamoro entity hefty.
The proposal will see the UK Government cut income tax in Scotland by 10p and make a corresponding cut in the bloc grant it gives the Edinburgh administration.