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Hitting Home: The Struggle Continues
All this week, we'll hear how people have been faring lately. We
begin with a look at the building industry - an area that's been one of
the hardest hit by the downturn.
Hitting Home: Summer Employment
By Lynne McCrea
The economic downturn has meant that many high school and college students faced a tight job market this season. But as VPR's Lynne McCrea reports, federal stimulus money provided some young Vermonters with better-than-ever work opportunities.