Chicago Tribune Columnist Eric Zorn on unemployment: ‘Why does it take them so long to figure out that this is a real crack-up?’

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FILE – In this May 21, 2020 file photo, a man looks at signs of a closed store due to COVID-19 in Niles, Ill. U.S. businesses shed 2.76 million jobs in May, as the economic damage from the historically unrivaled coronavirus outbreak stretched into a third month. The payroll company ADP reported Wednesday that businesses have let go of a combined 22.6 million jobs since March.AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

Chicago Tribune Columnist Eric Zorn joins John Williams to talk about his time on furlough and the frustration he, along with millions, has experienced with unemployment and Illinois Department of Employment Security.

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