There is a new round of stimulus check financial aid payments that will be provided by the federal government to a specific group of people. The said group of people are the ones belonging to the industry of workers, meatpackers, store, and grocery employees. The total amount of the said payment is 600 USD.
One-Time Stimulus Check
The said stimulus check financial aid payments will now be provided to the meatpackers and farmworkers in the country. A total of 700 million USD have already been allocated for these workers. And out of the total amount, at least 20 million USD will be provided to the workers of grocery stores. The source of the said stimulus check financial aid payment is provided under the 2021 act called the Consolidated Appropriations.
The details of the program were announced by Tom Vilsak, the Agriculture Secretary of the country in the month of September. The secretary stated that the contributions of the working class like the meat packers, grocery workers, and farmworkers were immense during the coronavirus pandemic. They carried their duties ensuring that the households in the country were well fed even during hard times.
And so it was only fair to provide them with the right kind of financial support so that their demands, as well as their families, are met. And so the program was providing stimulus check financial aid payments to these people. The money is to be distributed in the form of certain grants. It will be provided to various tribal entities, state agencies, and nonprofit organizations. However, this is not a proper federal stimulus check. The government has not notified us yet. However, the next child tax credit financial aid payments are getting distributed very soon.