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Paul Krugman: States of Depression

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The big cuts have come at the state and local level. These state and local cuts have led to a sharp fall in both government employment and government spending on goods and services, exerting a powerful drag on the economy as a whole. We can take a big step toward full employment just by using the federal government's low borrowing costs to help state and local governments rehire the schoolteachers and police officers they laid off, while restarting the road repair and improvement projects they canceled or put on hold.

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Actions of our Federal government have necessitate... by Matthew Peters on Tuesday, Mar 6, 2012 at 5:13:46 AM