Unemployment Resources

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 provides an additional $300 per week for workers receiving unemployment benefits through September 6, 2021. The total number of weeks an unemployed worker may receive unemployment benefits has been increased to 79 weeks.

Requesting Assistance

Please note that unemployment benefits are under the jurisdiction of the State of Wisconsin, not the federal government. Senator Johnson is a representative of the Federal Government. For assistance, please contact your State of Wisconsin Representative - http://legis.wisconsin.gov/.