Gov. Edwards signs bill to end federal pandemic unemployment aid
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed HB 183, which will end the extra $300 a week unemployment payments from the federal government.
The extra money will stop on July 31.
In exchange, there will be a much smaller boost to state unemployment benefits.
Click here to report a typo.
Copyright 2021 WAFB. All rights reserved.