The American Jobs Act: White House tells impact on Blacks

Edney, Hazel Trice
September 2011
Michigan Citizen;9/18/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 45, pA11
The article discusses the impact of the propose American Jobs Act by President Barack Obama on African Americans in the U.S. It emphasizes that the measure will help create new job opportunities in African American communities. It stresses that the extension of unemployment insurance under the bill is to benefit African Americans and their families. It asserts that the bill's tax credit for hiring will help those who have been looking for work for more than six months.


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