A growing number of states are opting to ‘ban the box’ that asks about criminal records on job applications. And with evidence that criminal records could be driving people into poverty, a new proposal to seal past offenses is now on the table. The NewsHour’s Stephen Fee reports from Philadelphia.
How even misdemeanor violations can have lasting consequences on job prospects
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