It's beating a dying, coughing, COVID-19 horse to say that we're all struggling. At the individual level, many of us (raising my own emaciated hand) haven't worked a straight job in nearly a year. And many businesses that aren't owned by Jeff Bezos are watching all they've built swirl down the toilet.
The federal government doled out money for states to help support local businesses and industries who were drowning during this completely mismanaged pandemic in the form of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES). As you can imagine, Oklahoma bungled and mismanaged it from the get-go.
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