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EDM Friday Briefing: States Facing Pressure to Relax COVID-19 Restrictions

Emergency and disaster management briefing for May 1, 2020: States across the country are facing pressure to relax COVID-19 restrictions and reopen businesses; the USDA has declared counties in Colorado and Kansas as primary natural disaster areas; a new study points to major gaps in the use of social media by emergency service agencies; forgiven PPP loans are not eligible for tax deductions; disaster relief teams respond to tornado-stricken Onalaska, Texas; tornado debris clean up will begin in phases in Bradley County, Tennessee; small family farms and ranchers are now eligible for SBA EIDL grant and loan assistance; and 87 people, including 58 patients and 29 employees, have tested positive for COVID-19 at the Life Care Center of Athens, Tennessee.

EDM Monday Briefing: West Palm Beach Tornadoes, Northeast Power Outages from Nor'Easter