4 in 5 U.S. workers say they support their jobs hiring people with criminal records

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. —¬†Criminal records can become a major barrier for people seeking a job. Even though most U.S. states now have laws that prevent employers from asking about a person’s prior convictions, a new poll finds 82 percent of U.S. workers say their job application included questions about their criminal record. Despite the stigma … Continue reading 4 in 5 U.S. workers say they support their jobs hiring people with criminal records