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Long-term unemployment affects nearly 30 percent of jobless Americans

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“Nearly 30 percent of jobless Americans have been out of work for at least a year, according to the Pew Fiscal Analysis Initiative report on the first quarter,” The Los Angeles Times reported. That’s an astounding figure. Any claims of a recovery being boasted by the government should be viewed with skepticism. Unless more jobs are created, the troubled economic horizon will remain cloudy.


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