Politics & Government

February 2, 2010 4:23 PM

Jobs funding is set to expire before it has chance to work

After a slow start, states struggling with record unemployment are scrambling to create and expand subsidized jobs programs that could employ thousands of poor adults, teens and even disabled people. They're running out of time, however, because nearly $4 billion in unspent stimulus money that would finance the efforts is set to expire on Sept. 30.

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