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Unemployment at 33-year high; insurance fund running dry

By Kay Lazar and Robert Gavin
Globe Staff / October 16, 2009

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Unemployment in Massachusetts has reached its highest level since the 1970s, officials said yesterday as they also disclosed that the state will exhaust a fund that helps laid-off workers pay for health insurance by the end of next month. (Full article: 1000 words)

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