Lawrence Ross

Metaphor Club

Co-owner and co-founder of the Metaphor Club, a co-working space near Leimert Park.

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Government officials announced today that the small business relief fund — some $349 billion — is now out of money and won’t accept new applications.

LA businesses struggle as national program to help them dries up

Government officials announced today that the small business relief fund — some $349 billion — is now out of money and won’t accept new applications.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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