Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Hundreds Camp Out For Job Opps In Queens

Some Arrived As Early As Friday Armed With Blankets Hoping To Get 1 Of 750 Applications For Elevator Industry Job

New York (CBS) - Desperate times call for desperate measures – even if it means camping out in the rain for a chance at a job application.

Hundreds of job-seekers did just that in Queens in the hopes of landing a coveted union job.

Construction workers, engineers, electricians -- hundreds spent the weekend right here. Many left with a job application, while many others walked away empty-handed...


CNN VIDEO - Obamaville: Tent City In New York Set Up In Hopes For Elevator Job