Ciara O'Rourke

Ciara O’Rourke is a freelance writer and editor based in Austin, Texas. Her work has also appeared in publications including The Atlantic, Seattle Met and Portland Monthly. Her first job was at a market research company conducting surveys over the phone.

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Want to Fill More Open Jobs? Workers with Criminal Records Say ‘Ban the Box’

More states are instituting 'ban the box' laws to limit automatic background checks for all jobs. Why some employers aren't on board with these laws.