Dr. Chhoda provides the community with the latest status of the $300/week unemployment benefits across the country with a new, current visual guide.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, which is overseeing program funding, had approved 26 states to offer the extra unemployment benefits as of around 3 pm ET on Monday, August 24.
Those states are: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Vermont.
Officials in around 10 other states have applied or signaled they plan to apply for the assistance.
This information is updating in real time so if you want to help the community, comment below and tell us if you got the $300/week booster and which state you are in, so you can help other members of the Ignition Time community.