Beth is from Orange, Vermont. She’s 38, she’s got four jobs, and like a lot of Vermonters, in fact a lot of Americans, she’s not making enough money. There’s not enough money for food, and there’s certainly not enough for her own place.
How can a person have four jobs and not enough money? And what does it actually feel like to never have enough?
This is a segment produced for a Vermont Public Radio podcast called Brave Little State, an awesome monthly podcast where you ask the questions, you decide what VPR investigates, and then you work with us to find the answers. To hear the full show that includes this segment, click here.
Music for this show is from Brian Clark and Mike Donofrio.