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The Key to Rebuilding West Virginia’s Economy: Technology

April 13, 2013

The State Journal – There’s no doubt the American economic recession of recent years hit West Virginia hard, especially in our core industries of mining, construction and manufacturing but our state is rebuilding. According to the West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy, our mining jobs are on their way back, and we’ve had big employment upswings in retail, health care, and professional services. Read