Signature Bank CEO O’Rourke heralds the success of the ‘Main Street Lending Program’ and gauges if it will be renewed in 2021

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FILE – In this June 15, 2018, file photo, 20-dollar bills are counted in North Andover, Mass. Federal and state authorities say they are cracking down on a wave of illegal schemes, estimated to have bilked consumers out of more than $1 billion, that have proliferated during the coronavirus pandemic and prey upon the desperation of people who have lost jobs in the outbreak’s economic upheaval. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

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President & CEO of Signature Bank, Michael G. “Mick” O’Rourke joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to talk about if the “Main Street Lending Program” will continue in 2021 and how recovery efforts via PPP loans are going in the region during the pandemic.

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