Stories tagged: "coronavirus recovery"

States and cities are trying to aid their small businesses, but with their own strapped budgets, can only do so much to stave off disaster without federal assistance.
States and Cities Are Trying to Save Their Small Businesses and Services

As Mitch McConnell refuses to provide much-needed aid to cities and states, some local governments are trying to provide their own aid.

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States Affected Most By Coronavirus Are Getting Fewer Small Business Loans

The federal government’s small business coronavirus bailout funds have disproportionately flowed to states that have had smaller outbreaks.

Infographic courtesy Raymond James.
Two States Meet None of the Reopening Criteria From the White House. One Is Michigan.

Raymond James, a major investment bank, found Michigan to meet none of the White House’s criteria to re-engage a state economy.