Thursday, July 30, 2020 6:03AM CDT
The Hill is reporting this week that the Senate didn't include a funding increase for Medicaid in its new COVID-19 response bill, ignoring pleas from both Democratic and Republican governors. This tees up a contentious fight with the House over spending on the health care program for the poor, The Hill said.
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:51PM CDT
Agriculture, forestry and fishing account for just under $8 billion in Paycheck Protection Program loans, still one of the smaller industries receiving loans under the program. The Small Business Administration announced there are still more than $130 billion in funds available for businesses.