This Photo Shows How Much Politicians Care About The Long-Term Unemployment Crisis

Arguably, the plight of the long-term unemployed is the biggest economic issue facing the country. Even as the economy improves, a huge block of workers is becoming shut out of the work force. It’s a much bigger deal than the debt, or any other economic issue.

Here’s how much politicians care, via National Journal’s Niraj Chokshi:

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