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Montgomery County Council President Pushing Economic Development As Solution

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The new president of Montgomery County council says economic development is key to reversing a recent trend of expanding budget deficits in the county.

Nancy Floreen says rising unemployment is a problem many thought would never affect the county. But, with more than 14,000 residents jobless, she says it's now showing up in the county's projected budget shortfall.

Matt Bush reports...

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