US wages lag behind even after boost in demand for labour

The unemployment rate in the US is the lowest in 10 years according to the labour department. But while jobs across the country are growing, paychecks are not. Al Jazeera’s John Hendren reports from Baltimore.

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    The unemployment rate in the United States is the lowest in 10 years according to the labour department.

    But while jobs across the country are growing, paychecks are not.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Baltimore.


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