New Hampshire was the first state to offer all first responders “hazard pay” bonuses for being on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
But unlike Gov. Chris Sununu’s other relief initiatives, few states or the federal government have followed this one. And the $300-per-week bonuses for New Hampshire’s firefighters, police, EMS and corrections officers have drawn controversy.
– PUB DATE: 5/27/2020 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: New Hampshire Union Leader
Source: SEAFC National Fire News