The Paycheck Protection Program Reveal

Ideas and Issues

New Orleans      The Paycheck Protection Program, known as PPP, was a major part of the Congressionally approved stimulus program as part of the CARES Act.  After the Treasury Department and the Trump administration played button-button for a bit, both refusing to reveal recipients, and then having to walk back those claims, they finally have …

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New American Strategy:  Making Small Businesses Disappear

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice

Little Rock      There were several parts of the stimulus in the CARE Act that were supposed to protect both smaller businesses and their workers.  One was to be administered by the Small Business Administration and the other, the Paycheck Protection plan was designed to be processed directly through banks.  More than a month into the …

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