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Steven Mnuchin: Small-business loans in $2.2 trillion package to be available Friday

Added 03-30-20 11:22:02am EST - “Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin on Monday said Small Business Administration loans in the $2.2 trillion economic rescue package that Congress passed last week should be available starting Friday.” - Washingtontimes.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Washingtontimes.com: “Mnuchin: Small-business loans in $2.2T package to be available Friday”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin on Monday said Small Business Administration loans in the $2.2 trillion economic rescue package that Congress passed last week should be available starting Friday.

That “will be at lightning speed,” Mr. Mnuchin said on Fox Business Network. “We hope later today that we’ll be releasing the documents and the instructions — it’ll be a very simple process.”

He said they expect the $350 billion in small-business loans will cover about 50% of the private workforce.

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The SBA loans are intended to cover eight weeks of payroll and about 25% of overhead for qualifying companies with 500 or fewer employees. If the companies use the money to bring back or pay employees the loan will be forgiven.

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