Today’s unemployment rate is down sharply from the height of the Great Recession. But more than a fifth of American men had no paid employment last year, and seven million of them have stopped looking altogether. Why men are leaving the workforce – and how to bring them back.
Advocates of all stripes are making nationwide efforts to increase turnout among young voters, minority voters, voters with disabilities, and other populations. Diane talks with advocates and election-watchers about the missions behind these movements, and whether they have any effect on American voting patterns.
- Julia Cohen Youth Vote 2000
- Curtis Gans Committee for the Study of the American Electorate
- Jim Dickson National Organization on Disability
- Hugh Price author and president of the National Urban League
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