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Recovery.gov is the U.S. government's official website that provides easy access to data
related to Recovery Act spending and allows for the reporting of potential fraud, waste, and abuse.

AGENCY PROFILE - Department of Labor


 Data From Agency Reports - Updated Monthly


$5,397,984,469
Recovery Appropriations *
$67,429,083,627
Total Funds Awarded
$66,377,982,666
Total Funds Paid Out

*Appropriation amounts include contract, grant, and loan programs only and do not include estimated costs for entitlements.

Contracts, Grants and Loans Paid Out by Category

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Entitlements Paid Out by Category

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Funding by Award Type

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NOTE: Chart totals may not equal Total Funds Awarded and Paid Out because unspecified award type could not be included.

Agency News
9/14/2011
US Labor Department Announces Release of $41.2 Million in Unemployment Insurance Modernization Incentive Funds to Puerto Rico

​WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Labor has certified for release $41,247,756 in unemployment insurance modernization incentive funds to Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico qualified for its full share of the funds available under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act by including in its law provisions that assist recent entrants to the workforce, part-time workers and individuals who become unemployed because of compelling family reasons.

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9/6/2011
US Labor Department Announces Release of $9.28 Million in Unemployment Insurance Modernization Incentive Funds to Vermont

​WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Labor has released $9,278,599 in unemployment insurance modernization incentive funds to the state of Vermont. Vermont qualified for its remaining share of funds available under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act by including in its law provisions that assist part-time workers and people who are upgrading their skills.

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6/29/2011
US Labor Department Announces Release of $97.7 Million in Unemployment Insurance Modernization Incentive Funds to Washington

​WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Labor has certified for release $97,729,219 in unemployment insurance modernization incentive funds to the state of Washington. The state qualified for its remaining share of the funds available under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act by including in its law provisions that assist workers who become unemployed because of compelling family reasons as well as workers who are upgrading their skills.

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Last Updated 12/31/2013
 Data from Recipient Reports -
 Updated Quarterly
Total Number of Awards
as Reported by Recipients


Total Number of Awards as Reported by Recipients

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States Receiving the Most Funds
State Amount
(02/17/09 - 12/31/2013)
California $713,943,872
Michigan $289,536,131
Texas $258,283,605
New York $247,156,695
Ohio $214,004,725
Cities Receiving the Most Funds
City Amount
(02/17/09 - 12/31/2013)
Los Angeles, CA $146,761,176
Sacramento, CA $92,705,506
Chicago, IL $90,800,820
Washington, DC $87,441,502
New York, NY $83,538,413
Recipients Receiving the Most Funds
Recipient Award Amount
EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT, CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF $488,646,876
DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGULATORY AFFAIRS $183,259,217
TEXAS WORKFORCE COMMISSION $170,113,784
LABOR, NEW YORK DEPARTMENT OF $169,410,659
COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY, ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF $156,527,665
Last Updated 5/1/2014