Members of Congress Revealed to have Benefited from Federal Small Business Loan Program

At least four members of congress are confirmed to have received loans from the SBA’s paycheck protection program. It is unknown how many more members of congress could have also gotten loans. Some lawmakers who benefited also opposed legislation requiring lending transparency for the program. When congress approved half a trillion dollars for small business loans earlier this year, there was a scramble to apply. … Continue reading Members of Congress Revealed to have Benefited from Federal Small Business Loan Program

Joe Biden Rejects Idea of Defunding Police, Wants to Give them $300 Million Instead

Presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden has published an opinion essay arguing against calls from around the country to defund police.
In the essay, Biden advocates giving police departments “an additional $300 million to reinvigorate community policing in our country.” Continue reading Joe Biden Rejects Idea of Defunding Police, Wants to Give them $300 Million Instead