Battle to collect Benefits of unemployment Continues for many Michigan residents, but State officials said $ 300 COVID-19 bonus Coming soon
This is the money many people have been waiting for, and collecting from the unemployment insurance agency has been a frustrating challenge.
You can hear from the resident battling the UIA in the Help Me Hank report above.
Many MichaelGanders owe $ 300. $ 900 billion stimulus package. State officials said the money is making its way to Michigan.
UIA officials believe that there were issues of fund release.
A UIA spokesman said, “These workers must assure that they will not miss out on any benefits and receive every dollar they are entitled to after the program is fully implemented.”
According to the Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity, The state started issuing payments This weekend there are approximately 365,000 contenders.
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Epidemic unemployment compensation payments run from March 13, 2021 to December 27, 2020. They offer an additional $ 300 per week benefit to Michigan claimants who were negatively affected by the COVID-19 epidemic.
Claimants are not required to take action to receive additional payments. They will be paid automatically once certified.
“The UIA team worked tirelessly to ensure that Michigan was one of the first states to implement the PUC program,” said UIA Director Lisa Estlund Olson. “Now that we have received additional USDOL guidance, we are committed to implementing the remaining federal PUA and PEUC programs as quickly as possible, so that money can go out the door.”
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