Comments on:

Examiner Editorial: George Allen for U.S. Senate

Back to the article » |
When the Great Recession began in December 2007, Maryland and Virginia had identical 3.3 percent unemployment rates. Fifty-seven months later, the employment situations in these two similar states couldn't be more different. Virginia's unemployment rate reached a high of 7.3 percent in January 2010, and has since declined to just 5.9 percent. In Maryland, unemployment reached 8 percent in that...

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.