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PBS NewsHour | In Calif. Town, Prison May Fix One Employment Problem, But Create Another | PBS

Duration: 08:09
Program: PBS NewsHour #10021
Broadcast Date: May. 5, 2011

The small California farm town of Mendota is struggling to diversify its economy, which revolves around seasonal agricultural work that creates times of very high unemployment. University of California, Berkeley student Alissa Figueroa reports on one solution that could also create a big problem for farms and their workers.

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Post Date: May 6, 2011