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On Wednesday, July 1, 2020, the House of Representatives passed S. 4116, a bill that extends the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) application deadline to August 8, 2020, by Unanimous Consent. NAFOA PPP Survey published.
Sharing updates for Indian Country from Washington, D.C.
On June 24, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury released updated Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
Included in this legislation are several provisions related to transportation, community, and infrastructure development in Indian Country.
Finding opportunities for growth and sustainability.
On, June 19, 2020, NAFOA sent a letter to Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin and Acting Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
DC District Court requires the Department of the Treasury to disburse the $679 million it held back from the second tranche of Coronavirus Relief Fund payments ($3.2 billion) to tribal governments by June 17, 2020.
Pushing forward tribal economic development in the time of COVID-19.
On Friday, June 12th, the Department of Treasury announced their second distribution formula for the remaining 40% of the $8 billion set aside for tribal governments in the Coronavirus Relief Fund.