The Paycheck Protection Program lent more than $1 billion to small businesses that violated the rules of the program, a House investigative committee said Tuesday. In a preliminary report, investigators said the PPPP “helped millions of small businesses and non-profit organizations stay afloat during the coronavirus crisis, but a lack […]

TAMPA — Hillsborough County is expanding financial aid to small businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic, including earmarking $22 million for companies that qualified for earlier assistance. Load Error “It’s a protracted coronavirus event. I don’t think anybody knew back months ago when we started the plan we’d still be […]