NOW's story "Winners and Losers" documents the struggles of Pennsylvania workers who lost jobs to overseas competition to find new employment and to obtain government retraining aid. In 2002 the President signed the Trade Adjustment Assistance Reform Act of 2002 (TAA), an update to a earlier program to aid workers displaced by the North American Free Trade Act.
Below is a state-by-state listing of labor department information and "One-Stop" state Web sites, which serve dislocated workers. Just click on your state or use the pull-down menu. Use the map to get information about your state's employment laws, unemployment compensation, job listing and to find names and contact information for local officials.