Close to 18% of companies received funding, nationwide. Less than 12% of Wayne County business owners received PPP loans.
Detroit was doubly disadvantaged in efforts to get PPP support, and this watchdog group is demanding Congress do better.
While struggling public universities worry about fall enrollment, this mid-Michigan private college got CARES Act support courtesy Education Sec. Betsy DeVos.
Rachael Lutz is a promising proprietor in Michigan with several businesses – none of which were helped by the federal government's PPP. But this money can help entrepreneurs like her.
PPP beneficiaries included billionaires, Trump administration officials, members of Congress, political donors, and wealthy financial institutions.
The aid couldn’t come at a better time for businesses like one Detroit florist left out of the first round of federal protections.
Nya Marshall of Detroit's IVY Kitchen + Cocktails and other Michigan Black business owners are working to stay afloat when federal funding passes them by.