Louisiana Becomes First Democrat-Led State to End Boosted Unemployment

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When the American Rescue Plan was signed into law earlier this year, the U.S. economy wasn't in such a great place, and the vaccine rollout had, thus far, been slow. What this means is that jobless workers entitled to unemployment will continue to collect their regular state benefit, just not the additional money they've been getting each week.

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