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Do the children of Wisconsin US Sen. Ron Johnson own a share of a private jet company that received a PPP loan?

Yes. The children of U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson own a minority interest in Maxair, Inc. which received a Paycheck Protection Program loan — but the loan was secured before they invested in the company, according to a statement from Johnson’s office to Wisconsin Watch.

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Did Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson ‘question whether Dr. Fauci helped create the coronavirus?

Yes. In testimony to the Select Subcommittee on the Weaponization of the Federal Government, Wisconsin U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson questioned whether government documents would reveal “Fauci’s attempt to hide his agency’s role in funding dangerous research that might have led to the creation of the deadly coronavirus.”