# Direct payment
91% Of Maine Residents Got Their First State Stimulus Check
Many states are processing their relief programs. But Maine wrapped up mailing relief payments to qualifying residents. Like everywhere else, the cost of food and gas is on the rise. The state helped residents by providing $850 checks. (source)
Wisconsin Approves New Annual Payments
Madison, Wisconsin, has approved a new monthly payment plan. These monthly payouts are valid for a year. There is a growing trend for cities to offer novel support programs. Here is an example of another innovative city support program, New Relief Proposal For Low-Income New Jersey Families.
Eligible Pennsylvania residents may receive a payment of $2000
As we all know, prices are rising in Pennsylvania, as gas costs $4.202 per gallon, diesel costs $5.358 per gallon, and grocery prices are rising. So due to the cost of living crisis, millions of Americans in Pennsylvania could receive a $2,000 stimulus check.