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Latinos, immigrants among those bearing the brunt of the pandemic

Studies and testimonials show that Latinos and immigrants face disproportionate financial and health-related hardships during the pandemic.

By Anthony Orozco

How arguments in Washington are holding up coronavirus relief in Pennsylvania

Key players in the Capitol say they won’t make any decisions about how to spend $1 billion in remaining stimulus cash until Washington finishes negotiating a second stimulus.

By Cynthia Fernandez/Spotlight PA

Private fund provides cash assistance to undocumented immigrants and families in Pa.

Many households with mixed immigration status could not access the federal government’s $1200 payments.

By Alanna Elder

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Pa. small businesses still waiting for loans and grants to weather the COVID-19 economy

"You still got to pay your bills, you still got business loans, you got employees.
By Min Xian/WPSU

Pa. banks inundated with requests for federal small business loans intended to prevent layoffs

“Frankly, right now there are more questions than answers. The rules were written in eight days and they’re still being revised.”
By Charlotte Keith/Spotlight PA