Everything You Need to Know About the Lost Wages Assistance Program

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September 18, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About the Lost Wages Assistance Program


In light of the declared national emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the President authorized the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to provide up to $44 billion from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Disaster Relief Fund for lost wage payments.

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