**FILE** An unidentified man gets assistance from a staff member at the Department of Employment Services office in D.C. on Feb. 6, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

Photo by: ROD LAMKEY JR

**FILE** An unidentified man gets assistance from a staff member at the Department of Employment Services office in D.C. on Feb. 6, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)