If you’re looking for some data to play with, FiveThirtyEight just made it easier to download their data and code. They’ve been on GitHub, I think from the beginning, but this data page is even more straightforward and to the point.
FiveThirtyEight datasets available for download
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Unemployment in America, Mapped Over Time
Watch the regional changes across the country from 1990 to 2016.
A Day in the Life: Work and Home
I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.