Expensive Loans to Desperate People Built a $90 Billion Industry

During the partial government shutdown, Wilbur Ross couldn’t understand why furloughed workers didn’t just “get a loan”

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By Adam Tempkin and Christopher Maloney

During the recent government shutdown, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross wondered

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