Below is the latest information from the U.S. Chamber on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), as well as a list of upcoming calls on the pandemic crisis.  Of particular interest is the updated Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on the PPP released today by the Dept. of the Treasury, which addresses many of the questions that have been raised during the webinars we have been conducting.  The FAQ can be found here.

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) FAQ’s from the U.S. Department of TreasuryEarlier today, the U.S. Department of Treasury released an FAQ document to address common inquiries and requests for information pertaining to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).In addition to the FAQ document, please review the following resources provided by the U.S. Department of Treasury below and visit their webpage for additional information.A top-line overview of the program can be found here.If you’re a lender, more information can be found here.If you’re a borrower, more information can be found here.The application for borrowers can be found here.
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Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Private Section Regional CoordinatorsIf you or your members have questions or inquiries pertaining to COVID-19 resources provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the U.S. Chamber encourages you to contact your regional FEMA representative by utilizing this map which provides an overview of and contact information for the respective private sector coordinators by state/region.
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Upcoming Calls and WebinarsFriday, April 10, 2020: U.S. Chamber Virtual Town Hall with Inc.Please join the U.S. Chamber and Inc. for a virtual National Small Business Town Hall this Friday, April 10, at 12:00 p.m. ET. U.S. Chamber chief policy officer Neil Bradley and Inc. editor-at-large will be sharing insights on the CARES Act and the latest economic policies that affect you and your members. Click here to register now.Please note that space is limited, and advance registration is required. 
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 Friday, April 10, 2020: Weekly U.S. Chamber Coronavirus Call with Member Chambers and Trade AssociationsPlease join us Friday, April 10 at 4:00 p.m. ET for our next weekly coronavirus call with chamber and trade association members of the U.S. Chamber.
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Wednesday, April 15, 2020: Infrastructure Coalition Conference CallPlease join us next Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. ET for an infrastructure coalition conference call. The U.S. Chamber will provide an update on current efforts to promote infrastructure investment and answer questions related to the trajectory of said efforts amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.INSTRUCTIONS TO JOIN THE WEBINAR
Please read the directions below carefully as this webinar will be broadcast through the Microsoft Teams platform. To connect to the broadcast, please click here.If you are a Microsoft Teams user:
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