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Old 06-04-2009, 03:16 PM
 
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Ouch....13 Cities Post Unemployment Above 15 Percent - Yahoo! Real Estate
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Old 06-05-2009, 12:34 PM
 
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woot woot for Iowa City!! Lowest in the country again at 3.2%
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Old 06-05-2009, 11:19 PM
 
Location: Southwest Washington
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Those figures are misleading. Oregon, for example, has counties with equal or greater unemployment rates than some of these individual cities. Also many people have just given up looking for work and/or run out of unemployment insurance so the figures appear lower than they really are.
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Old 06-06-2009, 12:56 AM
 
Location: Baton Rouge
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Hooray for NOLA. Least affected of the big cities. I guess that comes with the territory when "recovering".
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Old 06-06-2009, 01:18 AM
 
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Who knew the west coast would be dominating unemployment rates? Kind of surprising.
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