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Fernandez, Kim – Community College Journal, 2010
The economic downturn hit working America particularly hard, as agricultural, automotive, manufacturing, and retail jobs in many corners of the country all but evaporated. Consumers continue to cut back, and jobless rates in many states have eclipsed levels not seen in decades. Out of work and under pressure, many Americans are turning to the…
Descriptors: Job Skills, Dislocated Workers, Community Colleges, Unemployment