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Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and Trade Readjustment Allowance (TRA)

Trade Adjustment Assistance Program

The Federal Trade Act provides special assistance to workers who lose their jobs due to foreign competition, including work being moved outside of the United States. Read more about the program.

ELIGIBILITY: In order to be eligible for the Trade Program you must be a worker who lost their job at a company certified by the Department of Labor as a Trade affected employer. In order to find out if your company was certified you can go to the Department of Labor website and enter your company’s name. Please contact the TRA Assistance Line for application information at 608-267-7772.

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