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Velázquez Conducts Oversight of SBA Office Overseeing COVID-19 Relief EIDL Program

Washington, D.C.— Today, the House Small Business Committee under Chairwoman Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) heard testimony from the head of the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Office of Disaster Assistance (ODA). ODA has been responsible ...

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House Passes Senate-Approved PPP Loan Application Extension

Washington, D.C.— Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation approved already in the Senate to extend the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) authority to approve Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans through August 8, ...

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Chairwoman Velázquez on GAO Report Detailing Risks of Fraud, Lack of Oversight, and Obstruction in Trump Administration’s Handling of PPP Loans

Washington, D.C.—House Small Business Committee Chairwoman Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released the following statement in response to a new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report, which found that the Trump Administration’s mishandlin...

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Velázquez Calls on FTC to Investigate Actions of Payment Processor First Data in Puerto Rico

Washington, D.C.— Today, House Small Business Committee Chairwoman Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) penned a letter to FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra calling on the agency to launch an investigation into withholdings taken by payment processor Firs...

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