The Former Starbucks CEO on Why America Needs a Better Plan for Small Businesses

He calls for a comprehensive strategy like the Marshall Plan

Coronavirus Blog Team
Medium Coronavirus Blog
1 min readApr 22, 2020

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Howard Schultz, the former Starbucks chairman and CEO, on why America needs a Marshall Plan for small businesses during the pandemic:

Pouring an additional $310 billion into PPP alone, as Congress has agreed to do, is not sufficient. We need a Marshall Plan for small businesses that begins with providing federally backed loans that cover what it will cost businesses to…

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