Los Angeles Business Journal

Little Federal Help for the Long-Term Unemployed

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Nearly five million Americans out of work for more than six months are left to wonder what kind of help might be coming, as the Federal Reserve, the International Monetary Fund and a bipartisan swath of policy experts implore Washington to act — both to alleviate human misery and to ensure the strength of the economy, the New York Times reports.