By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — If you are out of work, don’t forget to apply for state assistance.

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That’s the reminder issued by the Wolf administration as two federal pandemic unemployment programs approach their expiration date.

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If Congress fails to pass an extension, about $500,000 Pennsylvanians could lose their unemployment benefits at the end of the month.

State help is still available — including money for food, and to help pay energy bills.

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