offer lower income than NC and local municipalities anticipate?
Long-term jobless face bleak future
Before the recession, 1.5 Americans competed for every job opening...
Today, 5.6 people do — which is why it takes so long to get a job.
The median length of time it took an American to find a job
before the recession started was 8.4 weeks...
In April, it took 21.6 weeks.