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Senate Votes To Extend Paycheck Protection Program Until May 31

The Senate on Thursday voted 92-7 to extend the wildly popular Paycheck Protection Program, which provides forgivable loans for payroll and overhead expenses to help see struggling small businesses through the pandemic. KEY BACKGROUND The PPP’s first round of funding authorized by the CARES Act last March was depleted just two weeks after a chaotic […]

Bitcoin bull Novogratz says U.S. faces ‘existential crisis’ if it can’t engineer a digital dollar soon

Wealthy investor Mike Novogratz says that the U.S. has its fate in its hands but will be at a major competitive disadvantage if it doesn’t come up with a digital dollar soon. Such a move would be particularly important as China has fired the first salvo on the digital currency front, he explained. “To me […]