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Senator Jon Tester Fights for Rural Co-Ops, Works to Keep Lights On in Rural America During COVID-19 Crisis

“In Montana, these small cooperatives are literally keeping the lights on in our rural communities, and they need assistance to retain their workforce,” Tester wrote.

Guy Fieri launches Restaurant Employee Relief Fund for restaurant industry workers impacted by coronavirus

The fund will help a range of staff from servers to managers to chefs.

Montana banks offer details on what financial assistance is available for businesses during pandemic

“When I got on the call, there were 330 people. That’s almost every banker in the whole state,”

Steep job cuts in Missoula ClassPass office

ClassPass laid off or furloughed 53% of its workforce on Thursday

Pandemic has brought recession quickly, upended economic expectations in Montana

“We need to have a tariff holiday. We haven’t done that.”

9 Future Predictions For A Post-Coronavirus World

The upside of where we find ourselves right now is that individuals and corporations will be more resilient in a post-COVID-19 world.

“It may go away but it will be back.” ‘The Coming Plague’ by Laurie Garrett

There’s no way we get out of this mess unless Trump and Xi Jinping quit blaming each other. 

New Directive allows Montanans to renew driver licenses online

A Directive issued Thursday by Governor Steve Bullock allows Montanans to renew their driver licenses online and by mail and extends the deadline to complete title and registration paperwork.

Morning Joe – Steve Rattner: Unemployment rates set to hit double digits

The jobs report was far too rosy. The reality is much grimmer.

SBA Issues Interim Regulations for Payroll Protection Plan (PPP) Loans

You can download the interim rules here for 31 pages of light reading. Then, apply through your bank or credit union. Note, funds are first come first served. We expect the demand to be enormous….