Save your job, stay in school

Education has a dramatic impact on job retention during an economic recession. The numbers were confirmed in the Congressional Joint Economic Committee held Friday, June 5. The unemployment rate for high school dropouts in May was 15.5 percent versus high school graduates which was 10 percent. College graduates unemployment was 4 percent. Senator Amy Klobuchar referenced President Obama’s focus to have young people receive at least one year of post-high school graduate education.

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