Small businesses in Oregon continue to lose against an abusive democrat leadership in Salem. Oregon Co-Chairs for President Trump Campaign signal for a change.

Salem, Oregon. Oregon’s Co-Campaign Chairs for President Trump; Representative Greg Barreto, Representative E. Werner Reschke and Representative Vikki Breese Iverson urge the one party rulers in Salem to stand up for small business not try to ruin them. The deck is stacked against small businesses in Oregon and the democratic leadership in Salem continues to […]

Greg Walden Statement on More Funding for Oregon Health Care Providers, Hospitals

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Representative Greg Walden announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will award over $40 billion to health care providers and hospitals across the country. The funding comes as a result of HHS distributing over $40 billion of the $100 billion that the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act designated for provider relief. In addition to this funding, HHS has already distributed $30 […]

Crook County COVID-19 Task Force awards local businesses $179,950 in grants, additional funds available

PRINEVILLE, OR – The Crook County COVID-19 Business Assistance Task Force was formed to help local companies deal with the Coronavirus economic impacts affecting daily business operations and provide technical assistance for Federal Programs previously available. After approving applications from over 100 Crook County businesses and sole proprietors, $179,950 will be distributed in grant funds […]

Plastic bag ban goes away

As I called for in my press release weeks ago to stop the ban on plastic bags in Oregon. https://www.opb.org/news/article/coronavirus-covid-19-plastic-bag-bans-takeout/

Crook County COVID-19 Task Force formed to help local businesses in time of crisis with $2,500 grants

PRINEVILLE, OR – Crook County has formed a local COVID-19 Business Assistance Task Force to help local companies deal with the Coronavirus economic impacts affecting daily business operations. Technical assistance with federal resources, local grant dollars, and regional assistance are available through the collaboration effort.  The Task Force is comprised of the following organizations:  State Representative […]

Small Business Capital Cleared.

With $349 Billion in Emergency Small Business Capital Cleared, SBA and Treasury Begin Unprecedented Public-Private Mobilization Effort to Distribute Funds WASHINGTON – Following President Trump’s signing of the historic Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin today announced that the SBA and Treasury Department have initiated a robust mobilization effort of […]

Financial Morning report from Northwest Quadrant Wealth Management

The torrent of Americans filing for unemployment insurance continued last week as 6.6 million new claims were filed, the Labor Department reported Thursday.  Economists surveyed by Dow Jones estimated 3.1 million, a week after nearly 3.3 million filings in the first wave of what has been a record-shattering swelling of the jobless ranks.  Before the […]

PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM (PPP) INFORMATION SHEET: BORROWERS

PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM (PPP) INFORMATION SHEET: BORROWERS The Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) authorizes up to $349 billion in forgivable loans to small businesses to pay their employees during the COVID-19 crisis. All loan terms will be the same for everyone. The loan amounts will be forgiven as long as:   The loan proceeds are used […]