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January 4 2011

What does it mean to raise limit on jobless period? ICS explains

On the front page of USA Today, ICS Managing Director Linda Barrington provides perspective on the government’s decision to raise from two to five years the upper limit of how long someone can be listed as jobless. "The Bureau of Labor Statistics doesn't make such changes lightly," Barrington begins.

USATodaychart 12-28-2010

See the full USA Today story.