Business & Practice

SBA Releases Fuller Details on Pandemic Relief Loan Recipients

Dec. 2, 2020, 2:35 AM

The U.S. Small Business Administration on Tuesday night released the names, addresses and loan amounts of recipients of hundreds of billions of dollars in pandemic aid.

SBA acted after U.S. District Judge James Boasberg last month ordered the agency to name the participants in the Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loans program. Collectively, the federal programs disbursed more than $700 billion to more than 5 million small businesses.

Bloomberg News parent Bloomberg LP, the Washington Post Co. and other news organizations had sued the agency to compel it to release the information, arguing they were entitled to the...

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