Need To Know

Manufacturing Jobs

Season 3 Episode 5 | 24m 56s

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.

Aired: 02/01/13

Expired: 02/01/18

Rating: NR

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