Texas Man Accused Of Spending COVID-19 Relief Funds On Lamborghini, Strip ClubsA Texas man is accused of fraudulently obtaining more than $1.6 million in COVID-19 relief funds and spending it on items such as a Lamborghini and at strip clubs, the Department of Justice said.
Research Shows Congress Created Coronavirus Aid, Then Reaped The BenefitsAt least a dozen lawmakers have ties to organizations that received federal coronavirus aid, according to newly released government data.
Texas Businesses Among Trump Donors Who Were Early Recipients Of Coronavirus LoansAs much as $273 million in federal coronavirus aid was awarded to more than 100 companies that are owned or operated by major donors to President Donald Trump's election efforts.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick's Broadcasting Company Received $179K PPP LoanA spokesperson said the money was sought due to a decline in advertising sales and was to cover the payroll and expenses of 13 employees.
Texas Strip Club Owner Got $5.4 Million From Paycheck Protection ProgramThe owner of one of the largest chains of strip clubs in the country, Houston-based Rick's Cabaret, as well as a chain of military-themed sports bars, got $5.4 million from the government's small business coronavirus relief fund.
Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief FraudFahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering.
Small Businesses Hoping For PPP Loan Changes As $140B Remains UnusedSome businesses say the restriction on the loans have not allowed them to use the money in the way they need it.
North Texas Small Business Owners Turn To Activism Over Lack Of Federal Help: 'The Money Is Out There But We're Not Getting It'Some small business owners who have not gotten any money out of the Paycheck Protection Program are now protesting.
Wells Fargo Faces Government Investigations Into COVID-19 Paycheck Protection LoansWells Fargo on has disclosed that federal and state authorities are investigating its lending practices under a key small business relief effort to combat the economic damage from the novel coronavirus.
Some North Texas Small Business Owners 'Terrified' Loans May Not Be ForgivenAfter qualifying for a loan under the Paycheck Protection Program, some small business owners are now reluctant to spend it.
Small Dallas Restaurant Owner Receives SBA Loan After CBS 11 Reported His StoryA small Dallas restaurant owner said he has been approved for a loan from the Small Business Administration, and is crediting a CBS 11 story that aired last week for making it a reality.
'It's Insane, It's Quick And It's Devastating': CBS Business Analyst On Coronavirus' Economic & Employment ImpactJill Schlesinger said it's difficult to know at this point if reopening businesses will alleviate unemployment.
The Ins And Outs Of Small Business LoansThe U.S. Senate has appropriated additional $310 billion to the Paycheck Protection Program. The House is expected to vote on Thursday.
North Texas Restaurant Owner Questions Why Larger Chains Received SBA Loans & He Didn’tRestaurant owner Russell Birk said he applied for a loan from the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program weeks ago but never heard whether he would receive a dime before the program ran out of money
Coronavirus In Texas: Doctor's Office Furloughs Staff As Economic Disaster Hits Healthcare WorkersWith offices in Dallas and Frisco, Dr. Guy Culpepper has been fighting COVID-19, and supporting hospital-based colleagues by allowing them to concentrate on true emergencies.