▪ A story Wednesday on page 7A about Janice Covington Allison incorrectly described the City Council’s vote on an ordinance that would have protected rights of transgender people. The ordinance was amended to remove a provision that would have allowed them to use the public restroom of the gender they identify with.
▪ A story in Wednesday’s ShopTalk about the U.S. Small Business Administration gave the wrong figure for SBA-backed loans in the Southeastern region. The amount is $4.54 billion.
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