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Florida Unemployment Rate Jumped to 4.3 Percent in March Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) released the unemployment figures for March, showing the first indicators of the economic damage the coronavirus pandemic caused.

Florida DEO Awards $49 Million for More Than 1,000 Small Business Bridge Loans

The bridge loan program, managed by DEO, provides short-term, interest-free loans to small businesses that experienced economic injury from COVID-19. Additionally, DEO announced the availability of business resources to help businesses recovering from the economic impacts resulting from COVID-19.