Democrats mock GOP for trying to take credit for billions in surplus while simultaneously trying to strip away policies that led to the extra money.
Demand for federal funding far outpaces dollars available for eateries because so much business was lost during the pandemic.
With high costs and low profits, families, providers, and the economy as a whole need the system to change.
“It just really helps us to feel like we’re still a part of the community, even when we’re closed down.”
PPP beneficiaries included billionaires, Trump administration officials, members of Congress, political donors, and wealthy financial institutions.
State Treasurer proposes redefining small businesses as those with 20 or fewer employees.
Many have yet to receive $1,200 federal stimulus check, others competing for dwindling pot of Small Business loan, Paycheck Protection Program funding