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Jobs Deficit Still an Obstacle for Millions of Americans

Over 14 million people in the United States are still jobless; nearly half of them have been looking for work for at least six months. Even though the economy has been growing recently, many experts think that there may not be a quick recovery for unemployment in sight. Check out several graphs from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. Also access an interactive chart from the Center for American Progress on gender and unemployment. 07/27/2011