Washington, DC – May 29, 2020 – GrayRobinson’s government affairs and lobbying group released its weekly federal lobbying newsletter, The Golden Apple, reporting on the most recent issues, individuals, and discourse deemed fairest in Washington. The President's plans to revoke special treatment for Hong Kong is among one of the topics discussed this week, along with the House of Representatives 417-1 vote to change forgiveness requirements for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans so that recipients may spend up to 40% of funds on operating expenses other than payroll. The "Confirmations, Nominations, Departures, etc." section announces that the Federal Reserve Board has extended the application period for its Community Advisory Council to July 3."Next Week in Washington" and "The Ellis Insight" round up the newsletter. Read the newsletter in its entirety here.