Polk State Professor Shares Insight on Recent Unemployment Data

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Gordon Kettle tells The Ledger that while layoffs slowed in 2011, hiring remained “anemic.” He predicts the county’s unemployment rate will drop slightly this year. Kettle was also quoted in the Los Angeles Times about the importance of the I-4 corridor in the upcoming presidential election and the toll the housing crisis has taken on this area.