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State to Announce Cuts as Shortfall Grows

Governor Deval Patrick will spell out painful budget cuts today that will include cuts in services and layoffs of public workers.

Officials said yesterday the state budget shortfall could reach $1.5 billion this year.

WBUR's Martha Bebinger reports on one agency dreading today's announcement on budget cuts.

This program aired on October 15, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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