Tue Aug 11, 2020

Editorial: PPP loans got money into hands of small business owners quickly


With more than 14.6 million jobs lost nationally due to the coronavirus pandemic and a national unemployment rate skyrocketing from 3.5 percent to nearly 15 percent, the Payroll Protection Program was a godsend for small businesses, many in Columbus County. 

PPP was criticized initially from all sides, but the program got money in

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