Why It Makes Sense To Extend Unemployment Benefits

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“The long-term unemployed, today, are the victims of the recession,” Norton says. “They’re people with skills, for the most part. They’re people who face discrimination. We’re finding that employers have a desired preference for the most recently unemployed, so the longer you’ve been unemployed, the harder it is [to find a job] and that means that some jurisdictions are actually passing anti-discrimination [legislation].”

Watch the rest of Rep. Norton’s interview below.

Be sure to tune in to NewsOne Now with Roland Martin, weekdays at 7 a.m. EST.

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