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MA Faces "Point of Reckoning"

The financial crisis in the US has revealed weak spots in the Massachusetts economy.

That's according to a new report by the public policy think-tank, MassINC. It tallies the impact of the state's budgetary pressures and rising health care costs, against the backdrop of a looming recession.

Cameron Huff wrote the study, "Point of Reckoning: Two Decades of State Budget Trends." He talks about it with
WBUR's Bob Oakes.

This program aired on March 20, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

Bob Oakes Twitter Host, Morning Edition
Bob Oakes has been WBUR's Morning Edition anchor since 1992.

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