PBS NewsHour

Brutal Job Search Reality for Older Americans Out of Work

Clip: 05/03/2013 | 10m 36s

Despite a rosier jobs picture in April, for Americans ages 55 or older who have been unemployed long-term, the prospect of finding work is greatly limited. Economic correspondent Paul Solman explores why older workers face joblessness and considerable financial strain.

Aired: 05/03/13

Rating: NR

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