Politics

Consensus around PPP’s success

Democrats and Republicans unsurprisingly have different takes on the success of the Paycheck Protection Program. Opposing political parties routinely take shots at one another; weeks before a presidential election, the partisanship is especially acute. With respect to PPP, however, small business advocates should agree that the program provided crucial support very quickly, with safeguards against fraud that made PPP as effective as any massive government grant program can realistically be. [Continue]