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Job Cuts Could Soar In December

Economists and workers unions are warning this December could be a particularly brutal month for job layoffs.

As the economy worsens, the Massachusetts AFL-CIO says it's expecting significant cutbacks next month, a month in which employers historically cut the most jobs.

The state lost nearly 4,000 jobs in December 2000, the last time there was a recession.

This program aired on November 12, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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