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Warnock Voter-Registration Group Received $482,000 in PPP Loans

Georgia Dem candidate has attacked opponent for putting 'political games' ahead of relief

While Georgia Democrat Raphael Warnock has slammed his Republican opponent for "playing political games" with COVID-19 relief, the voter-registration group he ran raked in $482,000 in coronavirus bailout money.

Omar Husband’s Firm Received Half Million in COVID Bailouts

Pandemic windfall came as firm was raking in millions from Omar's campaign

A political consulting firm co-owned by Rep. Ilhan Omar's (D., Minn.) husband, Tim Mynett, received more than half a million dollars in pandemic bailout cash—even as it was raking in millions from Omar's campaign.

Maine Dem Refused to Spare Small Businesses From Taxes on COVID Relief

Gideon's failure to reopen legislature could cost businesses $100 million

Democratic Senate candidate Sara Gideon's refusal to reopen the Maine state legislature has stalled efforts to amend the state's tax code to exempt federal COVID business loans from taxation. Without the amendments, small businesses might be forced to pay millions in taxes for participating in the Paycheck Protection Program.

Claire McCaskill’s Multimillionaire Husband Took PPP Loan

Ex-senator has criticized program for rewarding corporations

The real estate investment firm founded by the multimillionaire husband of former Democratic senator Claire McCaskill took a Paycheck Protection Program loan worth up to $1 million, continuing its strategy of capitalizing on government programs to maximize profits.