Largest Decline in State and Local Jobs Since Korean War

Michael Stephens | October 7, 2011

According to Floyd Norris at Economix.  Norris includes this chart, comparing our ongoing shedding of state and local government jobs to the one in the early ’80s:

I haven’t been looking at any employment reports lately, but I can only assume that this has sparked a massive boom in private payrolls.


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