KUT-FM: Matt Largey, KUT News http://wrvo.org en For Older Job Seekers, An Even More Difficult Road http://wrvo.org/post/older-job-seekers-even-more-difficult-road Jobs — or the lack of them — are one of main issues in the presidential campaigns as the nation's unemployment rate continues to hover around 9 percent.<p>Though some people have had success landing jobs in recent months, millions of Americans are still out of work. But many older people are finding it particularly difficult to get hired. Some say age discrimination is a key factor working against them.<p>It has been more than two years since 50-year-old Jerri Newton lost her job at a resort. Mon, 17 Oct 2011 19:37:00 +0000 KUT-FM: Matt Largey, KUT News 7906 at http://wrvo.org