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Tough Job Market Hurting Older Workers

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With the nation’s unemployment rising to its highest level in more than 25 years, NewsHour economics correspondent Paul Solman looks at how older workers are…read more

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Iowa Farmers Squeezed by Recession

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In this video report from Sioux Center, Iowa, NewsHour correspondent Ray Suarez looks at how the recession has hit agricultural centers and the farmers that…read more

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College Towns Stay Afloat in Economic Downturn

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Although the state of Michigan has the nation’s highest unemployment rate, the college town of Ann Arbor is buzzing with activity thanks to the University…read more

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Cities Hit Hard by Recession

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In this part of a series examining communities across the country, NewsHour correspondent Ray Suarez reports how the city of Philadelphia is coping through the…read more

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States Vie For School Stimulus Funds

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The president’s federal stimulus package included $4.3 billion in funding for America’s public schools and according to a new report, most states plan to apply…read more

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