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Employers giving ex-cons a chance in tight labor market

USA Today 11/06/2019

With the current shortage of qualified applicants, employers are warming to the idea of considering prospective employees with criminal records. “This is the most felon-friendly time in my 20 years of doing this work,” said Gregg Keesling, president of Recycle Force, a business that hires ex-offenders.

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