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Federal Pandemic Unemployment Benefits Ending June 19, 2021

Riley King
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Governor Chris Sununu announced that the federal pandemic unemployment benefits will end on June 19th, 2021. The state will be offering a bonus to those who return to work. The new $10 million program that will provide a bonus to currently unemployed people who return to work for at least eight consecutive weeks.

Part-time employees will be eligible for a $500 bonus, and full-time employees can apply for a $1,000 bonus. The new program begins immediately, with the first workers able to apply for the bonus in eight weeks. It will only be available to those who make $25 an hour or less.

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