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Federal Tipoffs Involving Maine Newsletter for Sunday August 30, 2020 ( 3 items )  

Carderock Program Analyst Receives Marine Corps Excellence in Acquisition Support Award
WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 -- The Naval Sea Systems Command issued the following news: The Excellence in Acquisition Support Award recognizes an individual who made significant contributions to the Maine Corps Systems Command's (MCSC) mission accomplishment. This year, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division's Antonio Zambrano received the award for his leading role in supporting a successful transition of the Corrosion Prevention and Control (CPAC) program. At the request of the MCSC comman  more

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention: Redfield Statement on Preventing and Mitigating SARS-CoV-2 Transmission
WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued the following statement on Aug. 26 by Director Robert R. Redfield: * * * Today's MMWR, which highlights the thoughtful and prudent public health practices used during overnight summer camps in Maine, reinforces how powerful everyday preventive actions are in reducing and keeping COVID-19 transmission low. Despite more than 1,000 campers and staff from nearly every state a  more

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $13 Million in CARES Act Funding to Capitalize Revolving Loan Funds to Help Small Businesses Across Maine Respond to Coronavirus
WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 -- The U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration issued the following news release on Aug. 28: Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department's Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding $13 million in CARES Act Recovery Assistance grants to capitalize and administer Revolving Loan Funds (RLFs) that will provide critical gap financing to small businesses and entrepreneurs adversely affected by the coronavirus pa  more