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House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loans for small businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act allows businesses to spend money over 24 weeks rather than just eight to qualify for loan forgiveness. Read full article: House votes to relax coronavirus PPP loa...→

Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Quarantine Order, White House Says

Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Quarantine Order, White House Says

The White House said Wednesday that President Donald Trump will not change his plan to travel to New Jersey this weekend despite a new order by the governor re [...] Read full article: Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Qua...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) announced Tuesday that its annual dinner has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: White House Correspondents' Dinner cance...→

Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, Medium-Sized Businesses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, Medium-Sized Businesses During Coronavirus Pandemic

​The city has launched Dallas Forward. It brings private and public partners ​together to help with recovery efforts. Read full article: Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, M...→

Tampa Bay area small businesses received less than 10% of the state's emergency bridge loans

Tampa Bay area small businesses received less than 10% of the state's emergency bridge loans

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity gave out small business loans of up to $100,000 in the wake of coronavirus closures. Read full article: Tampa Bay area small businesses received...→

White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Temperature Checks

White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Temperature Checks

White House visitors no longer have to have their temperatures checked before stepping foot inside, NBC News reports. NBC News reporter Monica Alba tweeted tha [...] Read full article: White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Te...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Says It’s Bracing for an Autumn Wave

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Says It’s Bracing for an Autumn Wave

A top official said the Trump administration was working to replenish the medical stockpile as health experts rejected the president’s view of the pandemic. In [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Sa...→

Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggling Small Businesses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggling Small Businesses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Assemblyman Jose Rivera and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams toured the South of France restaurant on Westchester Avenue. Read full article: Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggli...→

More than $60 million available for MN small businesses affected by coronavirus

More than $60 million available for MN small businesses affected by coronavirus

More than $60 million in grants will be available for Minnesota small businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. Tim Walz signed the Minnesota Small [...] Read full article: More than $60 million available for MN s...→

Poll: Americans not buying White House spin on coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic is “a cause for celebration,” but a new poll finds more than half of Americans cal [...] Read full article: Poll: Americans not buying White House s...→

Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan info, cites small business privacy concerns

Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan info, cites small business privacy concerns

The Treasury Department is defending its decision to protect information about businesses that received Paycheck Protection Program loans amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan ...→

Civil rights groups sue Small Business Administration over PPP loans

Civil rights groups sue Small Business Administration over PPP loans

Paycheck program wrongly bars business owners with a criminal record from applying for aid, ACLU and others argue. Read full article: Civil rights groups sue Small Business A...→

House coronavirus task force launches probe into nursing homes

House coronavirus task force launches probe into nursing homes

The panel is asking CMS for details about how it enforced health and safety regulations at nursing homes. Read full article: House coronavirus task force launches pr...→

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee issued a report Monday on the origins of the novel coronavirus, accusing China and the World Health Organiza [...] Read full article: House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

The White House Correspondents' Association has canceled its annual event for 2020 after postponing the spring dinner this year due to the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White Hous...→

FDA distances itself from White House coronavirus response

FDA distances itself from White House coronavirus response

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Stephen Hahn told the House Energy and Commerce Committee Tuesday, that only “data and science” will de [...] Read full article: FDA distances itself from White House co...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Senate, House steer toward first votes on competing police reform bills - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN AND LISA LAMBERT The Republican-led U.S. Senate and Democratic-led House of Representatives will vote this week on separate bills aimed at Read full article: Senate, House steer toward first votes o...→

Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmakers' PPP Loans, Potential Conflicts of Interest

Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmakers' PPP Loans, Potential Conflicts of Interest

Joni Ernst introduced a bill that would disclose lawmakers' (PPP) loans, which could reveal lawmakers' potential conflicts of interest. Read full article: Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmaker...→

Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax, Smile, Stay Coronavirus-Free This Father's Day

Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax, Smile, Stay Coronavirus-Free This Father's Day

Stay-at-home measures are still not fully over so many families still exercised caution to be sure that their dads would enjoy a safe Father's Day. Read full article: Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax...→

Government Loans Available for Small Businesses Affected by Civil Unrest in L.A. - LA Weekly

The U.S. Small Business Administration will make Disaster Recovery Loans available to Los Angeles businesses physically damaged during civil unrest in May.  Read full article: Government Loans Available for Small Bus...→

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday opted not to answer questions posed by Republicans on the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis about his st [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members a...→

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

The House Republican report contained damning facts on how China worked to obscure the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: House Republicans Publish Key Findings o...→

White House steps up effort to downplay coronavirus concerns | WTOP

White House steps up effort to downplay coronavirus concerns | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has long been fond of crafting his own version of the facts. But when he said “if we stop testing right now we’d have ve [...] Read full article: White House steps up effort to downplay ...→

Members of Congress took small-business loans — and the full extent is unknown

Members of Congress took small-business loans — and the full extent is unknown

Some GOP lawmakers who benefited from the Paycheck Protection Program also opposed legislation requiring lending transparency. Read full article: Members of Congress took small-business ...→

PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosened as some fight for more small business help

PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosened as some fight for more small business help

President Trump approved changes to the PPP loan program, but some say more needs to be done to help small business owners. Read full article: PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosen...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

Barcelona opera house fills seats with thousands of plants in first concert since coronavirus lockdown

Barcelona opera house fills seats with thousands of plants in first concert since coronavirus lockdown

Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house reopened Monday and performed its first concert since the coronavirus lockdown — to an audience that didn’t have [...] Read full article: Barcelona opera house fills seats with t...→

White House adviser: Trump administration preparing for possible second wave of coronavirus in the fall

White House adviser: Trump administration preparing for possible second wave of coronavirus in the fall

(CNN) — White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said Sunday that the Trump administration is preparing for the possibility that a second wave of Covid-19 could [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump administratio...→

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill leaders will further delay tax deadlines for small businesses around the state in another step aimed at lessening pressure on those hit hardest by [...] Read full article: Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax d...→

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Transactions fell 41% to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent pending sales data. Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown battered house sale...→

Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business Loans Will Be Disclosed

The Republican head of a U.S. Senate panel overseeing a key business economic relief program amid the coronavirus pandemic said on Tuesday there was no dispute [...] Read full article: Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business ...→

Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Quarantine Order, White House Says

Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Quarantine Order, White House Says

The White House said Wednesday that President Donald Trump will not change his plan to travel to New Jersey this weekend despite a new order by the governor re [...] Read full article: Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Qua...→

Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

The White House Correspondents' Association has canceled its annual event for 2020 after postponing the spring dinner this year due to the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White Hous...→

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) announced Tuesday that its annual dinner has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: White House Correspondents' Dinner cance...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Tampa Bay area small businesses received less than 10% of the state's emergency bridge loans

Tampa Bay area small businesses received less than 10% of the state's emergency bridge loans

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity gave out small business loans of up to $100,000 in the wake of coronavirus closures. Read full article: Tampa Bay area small businesses received...→

White House adviser: Trump administration preparing for possible second wave of coronavirus in the fall

White House adviser: Trump administration preparing for possible second wave of coronavirus in the fall

(CNN) — White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said Sunday that the Trump administration is preparing for the possibility that a second wave of Covid-19 could [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump administratio...→

Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmakers' PPP Loans, Potential Conflicts of Interest

Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmakers' PPP Loans, Potential Conflicts of Interest

Joni Ernst introduced a bill that would disclose lawmakers' (PPP) loans, which could reveal lawmakers' potential conflicts of interest. Read full article: Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmaker...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Says It’s Bracing for an Autumn Wave

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Says It’s Bracing for an Autumn Wave

A top official said the Trump administration was working to replenish the medical stockpile as health experts rejected the president’s view of the pandemic. In [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Sa...→

Government Loans Available for Small Businesses Affected by Civil Unrest in L.A. - LA Weekly

The U.S. Small Business Administration will make Disaster Recovery Loans available to Los Angeles businesses physically damaged during civil unrest in May.  Read full article: Government Loans Available for Small Bus...→

More than $60 million available for MN small businesses affected by coronavirus

More than $60 million available for MN small businesses affected by coronavirus

More than $60 million in grants will be available for Minnesota small businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. Tim Walz signed the Minnesota Small [...] Read full article: More than $60 million available for MN s...→

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill leaders will further delay tax deadlines for small businesses around the state in another step aimed at lessening pressure on those hit hardest by [...] Read full article: Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax d...→

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

The House Republican report contained damning facts on how China worked to obscure the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: House Republicans Publish Key Findings o...→

Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan info, cites small business privacy concerns

Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan info, cites small business privacy concerns

The Treasury Department is defending its decision to protect information about businesses that received Paycheck Protection Program loans amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan ...→

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Transactions fell 41% to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent pending sales data. Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown battered house sale...→

House coronavirus task force launches probe into nursing homes

House coronavirus task force launches probe into nursing homes

The panel is asking CMS for details about how it enforced health and safety regulations at nursing homes. Read full article: House coronavirus task force launches pr...→

Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business Loans Will Be Disclosed

The Republican head of a U.S. Senate panel overseeing a key business economic relief program amid the coronavirus pandemic said on Tuesday there was no dispute [...] Read full article: Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business ...→

Members of Congress took small-business loans — and the full extent is unknown

Members of Congress took small-business loans — and the full extent is unknown

Some GOP lawmakers who benefited from the Paycheck Protection Program also opposed legislation requiring lending transparency. Read full article: Members of Congress took small-business ...→

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee issued a report Monday on the origins of the novel coronavirus, accusing China and the World Health Organiza [...] Read full article: House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

FDA distances itself from White House coronavirus response

FDA distances itself from White House coronavirus response

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Stephen Hahn told the House Energy and Commerce Committee Tuesday, that only “data and science” will de [...] Read full article: FDA distances itself from White House co...→

Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, Medium-Sized Businesses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, Medium-Sized Businesses During Coronavirus Pandemic

​The city has launched Dallas Forward. It brings private and public partners ​together to help with recovery efforts. Read full article: Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, M...→

Barcelona opera house fills seats with thousands of plants in first concert since coronavirus lockdown

Barcelona opera house fills seats with thousands of plants in first concert since coronavirus lockdown

Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house reopened Monday and performed its first concert since the coronavirus lockdown — to an audience that didn’t have [...] Read full article: Barcelona opera house fills seats with t...→

Senate, House steer toward first votes on competing police reform bills - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN AND LISA LAMBERT The Republican-led U.S. Senate and Democratic-led House of Representatives will vote this week on separate bills aimed at Read full article: Senate, House steer toward first votes o...→

White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Temperature Checks

White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Temperature Checks

White House visitors no longer have to have their temperatures checked before stepping foot inside, NBC News reports. NBC News reporter Monica Alba tweeted tha [...] Read full article: White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Te...→

Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax, Smile, Stay Coronavirus-Free This Father's Day

Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax, Smile, Stay Coronavirus-Free This Father's Day

Stay-at-home measures are still not fully over so many families still exercised caution to be sure that their dads would enjoy a safe Father's Day. Read full article: Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax...→

Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggling Small Businesses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggling Small Businesses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Assemblyman Jose Rivera and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams toured the South of France restaurant on Westchester Avenue. Read full article: Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggli...→

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday opted not to answer questions posed by Republicans on the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis about his st [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members a...→

Poll: Americans not buying White House spin on coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic is “a cause for celebration,” but a new poll finds more than half of Americans cal [...] Read full article: Poll: Americans not buying White House s...→

White House steps up effort to downplay coronavirus concerns | WTOP

White House steps up effort to downplay coronavirus concerns | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has long been fond of crafting his own version of the facts. But when he said “if we stop testing right now we’d have ve [...] Read full article: White House steps up effort to downplay ...→

Civil rights groups sue Small Business Administration over PPP loans

Civil rights groups sue Small Business Administration over PPP loans

Paycheck program wrongly bars business owners with a criminal record from applying for aid, ACLU and others argue. Read full article: Civil rights groups sue Small Business A...→

PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosened as some fight for more small business help

PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosened as some fight for more small business help

President Trump approved changes to the PPP loan program, but some say more needs to be done to help small business owners. Read full article: PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosen...→

Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Quarantine Order, White House Says

Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Quarantine Order, White House Says

The White House said Wednesday that President Donald Trump will not change his plan to travel to New Jersey this weekend despite a new order by the governor re [...] Read full article: Trump Will Not Follow NJ Coronavirus Qua...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

The White House Correspondents' Association has canceled its annual event for 2020 after postponing the spring dinner this year due to the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Fears Cancel 2020 White Hous...→

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Unchartered Territory: San Diego County Charter Schools Take $15.8 Million in Federal Small Business Loans

Publicly funded charter schools in San Diego County have received more than $15.8 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP,) a federal government f [...] Read full article: Unchartered Territory: San Diego County ...→

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents' Dinner canceled over coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) announced Tuesday that its annual dinner has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: White House Correspondents' Dinner cance...→

FDA distances itself from White House coronavirus response

FDA distances itself from White House coronavirus response

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Stephen Hahn told the House Energy and Commerce Committee Tuesday, that only “data and science” will de [...] Read full article: FDA distances itself from White House co...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, Medium-Sized Businesses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, Medium-Sized Businesses During Coronavirus Pandemic

​The city has launched Dallas Forward. It brings private and public partners ​together to help with recovery efforts. Read full article: Dallas Launches Program To Help Small, M...→

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

White House Correspondents Association bags annual dinner due to coronavirus concerns

The White House Correspondents Association has canceled its annual dinner, saying health concerns during the coronavirus outbreak have made it impossible to ho [...] Read full article: White House Correspondents Association b...→

Barcelona opera house fills seats with thousands of plants in first concert since coronavirus lockdown

Barcelona opera house fills seats with thousands of plants in first concert since coronavirus lockdown

Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house reopened Monday and performed its first concert since the coronavirus lockdown — to an audience that didn’t have [...] Read full article: Barcelona opera house fills seats with t...→

Tampa Bay area small businesses received less than 10% of the state's emergency bridge loans

Tampa Bay area small businesses received less than 10% of the state's emergency bridge loans

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity gave out small business loans of up to $100,000 in the wake of coronavirus closures. Read full article: Tampa Bay area small businesses received...→

Senate, House steer toward first votes on competing police reform bills - amNewYork

BY DAVID MORGAN AND LISA LAMBERT The Republican-led U.S. Senate and Democratic-led House of Representatives will vote this week on separate bills aimed at Read full article: Senate, House steer toward first votes o...→

White House adviser: Trump administration preparing for possible second wave of coronavirus in the fall

White House adviser: Trump administration preparing for possible second wave of coronavirus in the fall

(CNN) — White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said Sunday that the Trump administration is preparing for the possibility that a second wave of Covid-19 could [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump administratio...→

White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Temperature Checks

White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Temperature Checks

White House visitors no longer have to have their temperatures checked before stepping foot inside, NBC News reports. NBC News reporter Monica Alba tweeted tha [...] Read full article: White House 'Scales Back' Coronavirus Te...→

Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmakers' PPP Loans, Potential Conflicts of Interest

Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmakers' PPP Loans, Potential Conflicts of Interest

Joni Ernst introduced a bill that would disclose lawmakers' (PPP) loans, which could reveal lawmakers' potential conflicts of interest. Read full article: Joni Ernst Proposes to Disclose Lawmaker...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Says It’s Bracing for an Autumn Wave

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Says It’s Bracing for an Autumn Wave

A top official said the Trump administration was working to replenish the medical stockpile as health experts rejected the president’s view of the pandemic. In [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Sa...→

Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax, Smile, Stay Coronavirus-Free This Father's Day

Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax, Smile, Stay Coronavirus-Free This Father's Day

Stay-at-home measures are still not fully over so many families still exercised caution to be sure that their dads would enjoy a safe Father's Day. Read full article: Southern California Dads Hoping To Relax...→

Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggling Small Businesses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggling Small Businesses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Assemblyman Jose Rivera and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams toured the South of France restaurant on Westchester Avenue. Read full article: Rally Held In The Bronx To Help Struggli...→

Government Loans Available for Small Businesses Affected by Civil Unrest in L.A. - LA Weekly

The U.S. Small Business Administration will make Disaster Recovery Loans available to Los Angeles businesses physically damaged during civil unrest in May.  Read full article: Government Loans Available for Small Bus...→

More than $60 million available for MN small businesses affected by coronavirus

More than $60 million available for MN small businesses affected by coronavirus

More than $60 million in grants will be available for Minnesota small businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. Tim Walz signed the Minnesota Small [...] Read full article: More than $60 million available for MN s...→

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members asking about coronavirus nursing home policy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday opted not to answer questions posed by Republicans on the House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis about his st [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy snubs GOP House members a...→

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill leaders will further delay tax deadlines for small businesses around the state in another step aimed at lessening pressure on those hit hardest by [...] Read full article: Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax d...→

Poll: Americans not buying White House spin on coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic is “a cause for celebration,” but a new poll finds more than half of Americans cal [...] Read full article: Poll: Americans not buying White House s...→

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

House Republicans Publish Key Findings on How China Lied About Coronavirus

The House Republican report contained damning facts on how China worked to obscure the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: House Republicans Publish Key Findings o...→

Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan info, cites small business privacy concerns

Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan info, cites small business privacy concerns

The Treasury Department is defending its decision to protect information about businesses that received Paycheck Protection Program loans amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Treasury defends not releasing PPP loan ...→

White House steps up effort to downplay coronavirus concerns | WTOP

White House steps up effort to downplay coronavirus concerns | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has long been fond of crafting his own version of the facts. But when he said “if we stop testing right now we’d have ve [...] Read full article: White House steps up effort to downplay ...→

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Transactions fell 41% to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent pending sales data. Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown battered house sale...→

Civil rights groups sue Small Business Administration over PPP loans

Civil rights groups sue Small Business Administration over PPP loans

Paycheck program wrongly bars business owners with a criminal record from applying for aid, ACLU and others argue. Read full article: Civil rights groups sue Small Business A...→

House coronavirus task force launches probe into nursing homes

House coronavirus task force launches probe into nursing homes

The panel is asking CMS for details about how it enforced health and safety regulations at nursing homes. Read full article: House coronavirus task force launches pr...→

Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business Loans Will Be Disclosed

The Republican head of a U.S. Senate panel overseeing a key business economic relief program amid the coronavirus pandemic said on Tuesday there was no dispute [...] Read full article: Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business ...→

Members of Congress took small-business loans — and the full extent is unknown

Members of Congress took small-business loans — and the full extent is unknown

Some GOP lawmakers who benefited from the Paycheck Protection Program also opposed legislation requiring lending transparency. Read full article: Members of Congress took small-business ...→

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure of monumental proportions' in spread of coronavirus

Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee issued a report Monday on the origins of the novel coronavirus, accusing China and the World Health Organiza [...] Read full article: House GOP accuses China, WHO of 'failure...→

PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosened as some fight for more small business help

PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosened as some fight for more small business help

President Trump approved changes to the PPP loan program, but some say more needs to be done to help small business owners. Read full article: PPP loan forgiveness requirements loosen...→