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President Donald Trump speaks during a Hurricane Laura briefing at FEMA headquarters, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, in Washington. Vice President Mike Pence is at right. Evan Vucci/AP Photo

 

 

The Federal Emergency Management Agency will supplement unemployment insurance benefits in Wisconsin by $300 a week for six weeks, according to comments from an agency spokesperson.

That means eligible unemployment insurance recipients stand to receive $1,800 under the Trump administration's Lost Wage Assistance program, a supplement that is double the size many initially expected to receive.

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