Wisconsin DWD: More than $940M in unemployment benefits dispersed over 8 weeks amid COVID-19
MADISON — Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development on Monday, May 11 released new information regarding unemployment insurance data amid the coronavirus pandemic — including that more than $940 in benefits was paid out over eight weeks “to ease anxiety during this crisis.”

The DWD said in a news release Monday “DWD distributed over $550 million in unemployment benefits for the week of May 3 alone.”

Below is the data released by the DWD Monday:...

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