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Federal Pandemic Unemployment $300 federal supplement expires

Virus Outbreak Unemployment Benefits
Envelopes from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Reemployment Assistance Program are shown, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020, in Surfside, Fla. The number of a Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week to 778,000, evidence that the U.S. economy and job market remain under strain as coronavirus cases surge and colder weather heighten the risks. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Many American’s will be in shock when they receive unemployment benefits this month.

The Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation expired Monday.

The program provided millions of Americans with an extra $300 in unemployment benefits.

According to The Century Foundation, approximately 7.5 million Americans will receive smaller unemployment checks.

The U.S. economy added close to a million jobs each month.

The overall employment rate is 5.2%.