Danielle Kurtzleben

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Businesses Are Struggling To Use Paycheck Protection Program Money

Friday, April 24, 2020

Congress just passed an additional $321 billion worth of spending for the Paycheck Protection Program. But even when some small businesses receive the aid money, they're not sure how to use it.

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Job Losses Higher Among People Of Color During Coronavirus Pandemic

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Black, Latino and Asian American workers have lost jobs at a faster clip than white employees from the massive layoffs sweeping through the restaurant, hotel and home health industries.

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Data Of Nearly 8,000 Small Businesses May Have Been Exposed, SBA Says

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

"Personal identifiable information" was potentially exposed to other businesses via an online lending application portal, a spokesperson for the Small Business Administration told NPR.

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What Happened Today: New Relief Bill, Economy Questions

Monday, April 20, 2020

An NPR political correspondent describes the latest federal government efforts to pass another relief bill for small businesses and answers listener questions about the economy during the pandemic.

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Did Gender Keep Democratic Women From Winning The Presidential Primary?

Friday, April 17, 2020

Elizabeth Warren says she would serve as Joe Biden's running mate. Whether gender blocked her own path to the nomination is a key question for many Democrats — and a complicated one.

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Small Business Emergency Relief Program Hits $349 Billion Cap In Less Than 2 Weeks

Thursday, April 16, 2020

The Paycheck Protection Program, which opened on April 3, has been plagued with delays and technical difficulties. Republicans and Democrats agree on adding more funding, but they disagree on how.

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Report: Adding Trump's Name To Checks Will Delay Them. IRS Says They're On Schedule

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

The IRS said the economic relief payments "are going out on schedule, as planned, without delay." The Washington Post reported that Trump's name would be included on the checks, an unprecedented step.

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Questions From Small Business Owners On Accessing Federal Support

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

An NPR economics correspondent answers questions about what small business owners can do to access resources from the government during the coronavirus pandemic.

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More Questions From Small Business Owners On Accessing Federal Support

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

An NPR economics correspondent answers more questions about what small business owners can do to access resources from the government during the coronavirus pandemic.

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With Survival At Stake, Small Business Owners Frustrated By Aid Delays

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

The Paycheck Protection Program is meant to help small businesses keep workers on payroll. But first, businesses have to get the money — a process that has proven difficult for some.

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The Coronavirus Small Business Loan Program: What You Need To Know

Friday, April 03, 2020

Congress has made $349 billion available in loans to small businesses, much of which may be forgivable. Here's what to know about how this might work for your small business.

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What Happened Today: White House Briefing, Paying Bills, Federal Relief Money

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

An NPR politics and economics correspondent answers listener questions about the latest from Wednesday's White House briefing, and what to expect from the government relief package.

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The 1st Of The Month Means Bills Are Due, Even For Coronavirus-Slowed Businesses

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Struggling small businesses face a difficult day as first-of-the-month bills come due.

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What Happened Today: Questions About The Relief Bill And If Measures Are Working

Thursday, March 26, 2020

NPR economics and science correspondents answer listener questions about a government relief package and if the latest measures to fight the coronavirus are working.

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What's In It For You? $1,200 Checks, 13 Weeks Of Unemployment Payments And More

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Congress has announced agreement on a $2 trillion economic relief package for the effects of COVID-19. Most households will get a relief check, and unemployment insurance has been greatly expanded.

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How President Trump And His Democratic Rivals Are Balancing Crisis And Campaigning

Saturday, March 14, 2020

President Trump is trying to manage a national crisis in a re-election year. But how is that message coming across, and how are his democratic rivals also trying to influence voters at this time?

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Candidates Face A Twin Challenge: The Crisis And The Campaign

Saturday, March 14, 2020

President Trump and the Democrats running to replace him are facing the task of communicating to the public constructively, while also serving their shared goal of winning votes.

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Here Are The Voters Who Powered Biden To His 'Big Tuesday' Wins

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Exit polls show that while men were about evenly divided, women in Michigan heavily preferred Biden. And across states, young voters — key to Sanders' past success — failed to turn out in a big way.

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She Was Focused And Full Of Plans But Unable To Break Through

Friday, March 06, 2020

Warren occupied an awkward place in the field. She was popular enough to draw those big, loud crowds but wasn't able to mount a serious challenge to the front-runners.

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Elizabeth Warren Drops Presidential Bid

Thursday, March 05, 2020

A senior campaign aide to Elizabeth Warren tells NPR Thursday that the Massachusetts senator is dropping out of the presidential race, two days after a disappointing finish in Super Tuesday primaries.

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