Unemployment insurance disbursements in Wisconsin surpass $3 billion

The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development has now disbursed more than $3 billion in unemployment insurance benefits, mostly to state residents who have lost their jobs due to economic fallout caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

The state has paid $3.02 billion to about 463,500 claimants, according to a recent report. Since March 15, DWD has received over 800,000 unemployment insurance benefit applications...

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