Trump’s $300 Unemployment Benefit Cut Off In Some States After Less Than A Month

In an executive order, President Donald Trump created the Lost Wages Assistance Program, a $300 boost to unemployment benefits after he failed to agree with Congress on an extension of the $600 benefit under the CARES Act. But, in less than a month since the federal program launched, some states have run out of funding to give to those who are jobless.The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) informed Texas and Tennessee, two of the first states to receive aid, that they will no longer be receiving funding. Montana and Iowa, states that just started paying the $300 in the past week, were …

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