A new WPA would have helped create jobs and provided some training to underemployed or unemployed youth.
But most of his friends remain either without jobs or underemployed.
Those trends reveal the existence of a very large class of unemployed, underemployed, and employed but poorly paid workers.
Wages are rising at a slow rate, up about 2.2 percent in the past 12 months, and too many people are unemployed or underemployed.
Unemployed, underemployed, not even looking anymore, wrong direction … no question that they are all bleak figures.
And 23 million Americans remain unemployed or underemployed.
More than 17 million Americans are unemployed or underemployed.
A study by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York shows 44 percent of recent college graduates are underemployed.
Revolutions or unmanageable riots have inevitably followed the rise of masses of bored, underemployed young people.
For anyone underemployed and under 26, Obamacare covers a major shortfall.