Study Says Many College Students Underemployed After Graduation
February 2, 2013
A new study reports that nearly half of college graduates are working as sales clerks, waiters, janitors and other jobs that don't require a college degree. Weekend Edition Saturday host Scott Simon talks with Dr. Richard Vedder, co-author of the study.
Amazon has received a fair amount of bad press lately over its long-running dispute with the Hachette publishing house. So Monday's announcement of a deal with Simon & Schuster took some industry watchers by surprise.
If Democrats have a chance of hanging onto Senate seats in southern states, they need to do well with African American voters. But for President Obama, that creates a difficult balance between turning out the base and energizing GOP voters who don't like him.
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