Frequently Asked Questions on the CARES Act
April 4, 2020 - Congressman Bobby Scott
Congress recently passed and President Trump signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and mitigate its effect on individuals, students, families, businesses as well as states and localities. Please find answers below to common questions about direct cash payments, relief for students and graduates, additional assistance for small businesses, and other resources in the CARES Act.
Hampton Roads Workforce Council - Greater Peninsula Workforce Board Rapid Response Funds
March 27, 2020 - Hampton Roads Workforce Council
The Hampton Roads Workforce Council and the Greater Peninsula Workforce Board have received Rapid Response funding from the Governor, through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, to assist employers eligible to remain open during this emergency.
March 30, 2020 - Franklin-Southampton Economic Development, Inc.
Up to $3,000 for City of Franklin and Southampton County brick-and-mortar businesses
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