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NEED TO KNOW

Manufacturing Jobs

  • Aired: 02/01/2013
  • 24:56
  • Expires: 02/01/2018
  • Rating: NR
Need to Know examines how millions of jobs are unfilled, even during a period of high unemployment, because workers don't have the necessary skills. The program focuses on Alabama's efforts to train a new generation of shipyard workers to fight unemployment and attract business to the state. Labor lawyer George Wentworth on efforts to end hiring discrimination against the long-term unemployed.
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