About 1 week ago

05/19/2020 - U.S. Expected To Revise Small-Business Aid Program

– The Wall Street Journal
Changes likely to give firms more flexibility and time to spend funds from the Paycheck Protection Program.
– The New York Times
As companies wrestle with the decision about whether to return the money, many are torn between the help that the federal dollars would provide and the potential for being held criminally liable if it is determined they ran afoul of the rules. The potential for bad publicity is also complicating the decision.
– The Wall Street Journal
Democratic states feel they aren’t getting the help they need from GOP senators, while Republican ones think they bear an unfair economic burden.
 
– The New York Times
A report by the civil liberties group contends that reliance on thermal cameras and temperature-sensing guns to resume work at factories and offices and to encourage travel is flawed and intrusive.