How past crimes are driving job seekers into poverty

Aired: 1/22/2015 | 0:08:14 | Clip
Even years after they've served time for past criminal infractions, those applying for jobs are often unable to find work -- especially in a climate of extreme job competition. And amid the Recession and grindingly slow economic recovery, applicants with criminal backgrounds are increasingly being driven into poverty. NewsHour's Stephen Fee reports.

SHARE