$29 million to help laid-off Atlantic City casino workers

The federal government has approved up to $29 million to help thousands of laid-off Atlantic City casino workers find new jobs.

The U.S. Labor Department announced a grant Tuesday to help those affected by the closure of four of Atlantic City’s 12 casinos last year.

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