The federal funding NH received for COVID-19 testing and contact tracing.
Source: NH’s U.S. Congressional/Senate delegation
The amount set aside inthe CARES Act to help the state’s fishing and seafood industry survive the economic effects from COVID-19.
Source: Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s office
New Hampshire’s rank nationally for workforce most hit by COVID-19 based on increases in unemployment claims between March 16 and May 18.
The percent of 900 surveyed hotel and lodging owners who say the PPP loan amount they received is not enough to rehire their staff. All but 5% applied for PPP and or EIDL and 79% were approved for one or both. Source: The American Hotel & Lodging Association member survey, April 28-30, 2020.
The federal loan received by Granite State Communications through the ReConnect Program to improve broadband service in the towns of Hillsborough, Deering and Washington.
Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Did You Know?
Creare, an engineering R&D firm in Hanover, received $1.5 million in federal funding to create an unmanned aerial vehicle for NASA’s DragonFly mission to Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, and to create a new chemical sensor to help support human life on Mars. Source: U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s office