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« Trivia Tidbit of the Day: Part 740 -- Texas Only State To Add Jobs Through Recession. | WILLisms.com | Trivia Tidbit of the Day: Part 742 -- Which Cities Have Added Jobs Through The Current Recession? »

Trivia Tidbit of the Day: Part 741 -- Texas & Jobs.

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The Dallas Business Journal today notes that, despite the recession and some ups and downs, Texas added 50,000 jobs in the fourth quarter of 2009.

Well, going back ten years, Texas is one of the only states to add any private sector jobs at all:

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You can also go back 3 years and see a similar pattern.

Ideas matter. While no individual state is immune to national pressures in our increasingly federalized nation, Texas is a definite success story for a reason. The proof is in the pudding.

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Previous Trivia Tidbit: Texas Only State To Add Jobs Through Recession.

Posted by Will Franklin · 8 February 2010 04:56 PM

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