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Former Offenders Having Trouble Finding Work

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KENNEWICK, Wash - Our struggling economy is making it tough for people to find jobs.  And for former offenders in the Tri-Cities work release program...it's even tougher.

     Many offenders say they've been looking for weeks.

     Staff at Worksource Columbia Basin say they see five to six hundred people looking for jobs everyday.

     One single mother of three tells us she's been in and out of jobs for six months.

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