Cantwell and others call for local media support
Last updated 4/19/2020 at 6:38pm
POSTED APRIL 19
As the Senate considers additional measures to support small businesses around the country struggling with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA), John Kennedy (R-LA), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and John Boozman (R-AR) sent a letter to Senate leadership urging them to ensure any future legislation make thousands of local newspapers, TV, and radio stations around the country eligible for small business assistance under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
Cantwell is an Edmonds resident.
In the letter, the senators called for waiving the Small...