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How the opioid crisis decimated the American workforce

  • Aired: 10/05/2017
  • 10:14
  • Rating: NR
In northeastern Ohio, employers say they see jobseekers all the time who look like "the walking dead," would-be workers struggling with opioid addiction. The problem is so great, reports economics correspondent Paul Solman, that it's had a noticeable effect on the nation's labor force.
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