Recession dominates headlines but true measure is in job losses

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Published: December 21,2009

Tags: Mississippi, unemployment

As the year 2009 got underway, the top business headline was the recession, though for much of 2008 the state seemed to dodge the hardest blows of the shrinking economy. However, December 2008′s tax revenues were down 9 percent from forecasts, and leaders were looking for more of the same in 2009. “I think December […]

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