Who Would An Unemployment Benefits Lapse Affect? Federal unemployment benefits are slated to expire at the end of November. If that happens, 2 million people in the U.S. would be affected. Here, a breakdown by state of the number of people who would lose federal unemployment benefits as well as the length of unemployment help each state provides.
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Who Would An Unemployment Benefits Lapse Affect?

Federal unemployment benefits are slated to expire at the end of November. If that happens, 2 million people in the U.S. would be affected. Here, a breakdown by state of the number of people who would lose federal unemployment benefits.