NCJustice.org | Where Hurricane Matthew hit the hardest, jobs have been slow to return

Post date: Jul 14, 2017 12:41:24 PM

"In the Southeastern corner of North Carolina, Scotland, Robeson, Cumberland, Sampson, Bladen and Columbus counties have lost 17,215 employed people since December 2007. Robeson County has lost 6,288 employed persons, while Cumberland County lost 3,002 since pre-recession. These two counties were among the hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew and are still in the process of rebuilding their communities." Click here to learn more!