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Recession Points Young Grads to Community Service


In today’s difficult job market, young college graduates are looking to the community service industry as an alternative to the private or government sector jobs…read more

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College Grads Look Beyond Wall St.


At Duke University, an expensive private school that sends many of its graduates to high-salary jobs in banking and finance on Wall Street in New…read more

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Health Care Reform Battle Begins


President Obama visited Green Bay, Wisconsin this week to discuss the need for comprehensive health care reform to fix the nation’s inefficient and expensive system.…read more

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Young Graduates of GM Program Hope for the Best


As part of an ongoing series about the nation’s young people, Generation Next correspondent Judy Woodruff talked to graduates of a General Motors training program…read more

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GM Bankruptcy Changes Lives


NewsHour economics correspondent Paul Solman is in Detroit, talking to a variety of General Motors company stakeholders about how they view General Motors’ recent bankruptcy…read more

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