Unemployment benefits: Why some people are still waiting for payments – WGAL Lancaster
WGAL News 8 has received many calls and emails from viewers who are wondering: Where are my unemployment benefits?
Funding for two federal programs, Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) and Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC), expired in late December.
New funding for those programs was part of the most recent federal stimulus package, but the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry said there is a hitch.
The federal government has new requirements for PUA and PEUC, including…