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D.C.'s unemployment rate rises slightly in December

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After months of steadily improving jobs numbers, the District saw its unemployment rate rise by two-tenths of a percent this December. But, economists say, it's more blip than omen. "I think it says more about the data than the District," said Stephen Fuller, director for the Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University. The small rise, from 8.3 percent unemployment to 8.5, could...

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