Maine Small Business Owners Praise Paycheck Protection Program

Washington, D.C.— Across Maine, small employers are giving high praise to the Paycheck Protection Program, which is helping their businesses to stay afloat and allowing them to keep paying their employees during the financial hardship caused by COVID-19.  Senator Collins announced yesterday that 11,088 Maine Small Employers are set to receive $1.87 billion in Paycheck Protection Program loans.

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Senators Collins, King Announce Maine Hospitals to Receive More Than $145 Million to Support Fight Against COVID-19

Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that Maine hospitals and other health care providers will receive an immediate infusion of $145,763,812 to bolster their efforts in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.  The funding distributed today represents the first $30 billion of the $100 billion for medical providers that was included in the CARES Act that Senators Collins and King voted for.

 

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Senator Collins Joins Bipartisan Group in Urging HHS and CMS to Expand Efforts to Support Home Infusion Therapy Amid COVID-19

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Susan Collins joined a bipartisan group of Senators in sending a letter to Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma, encouraging them to consider solutions to protect Medicare beneficiaries from high-risk settings and ensure safe access to infused and injectable medications as the U.S.

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