Karen Kerrigan

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Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the ongoing negotiations – and political games – about another round of funding for small businesses, including whether the current one will be passed this year.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to discuss whether a Harris/Biden administration will be as oppressive on small businesses as the Obama/Biden administration was.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how a Harris/Biden administration could use the executive order and bureaucratic “guidance” to add layers of regulations on Main Street businesses, like Obama did.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on a move in the House to carve out a second relief package just for small businesses that will extend the money left in the CARES Act coffers and offer another round of money.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the PPP loan forgiveness process that should be starting right away, including resolving the tax issues.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the likelihood that the government will produce legislation before the election that provides more financial assistance to small businesses.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report that the most important infrastructure project the government should focus on is not roads and bridges, but getting broadband connection out to the last mile of America.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the California law – AB5 – which is a union bill that declares war on independent contractors and freelancers, and why this will become a national problem in a Biden administration.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the final steps to put the USMCA North American trade deal in place, and how this one was created with small businesses in mind.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the success of the Paycheck Protection Program, and other government financial support for small businesses, including whether another round is necessary.