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Alaska virus relief excludes companies that took federal aid; Alaska virus relief excludes companies that took federal aid

May 29, 2020 - The Canadian Press

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska small businesses affected by the coronavirus that have already received federal aid will not be eligible for a state grant program.

A plan crafted by the administration of Republican Gov. Mike Dunleavy in late April excluded previous recipients of federal coronavirus relief funds, The Anchorage Daily News reported Thursday.

Alaska's $290 million small business program scheduled to begin June 1 will be administered by the Alaska Department of Commerce and fa...