Bill Watkins

California Lutheran University

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Professor and Executive Director of the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting at California Lutheran University

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Two million people are out of work and the official unemployment rate is 12%. Republican Meg Whitman has issued a  48-page economic policy plan .

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Two million people are out of work and the official unemployment rate is 12%. Republican Meg Whitman has issued a 48-page economic policy plan .

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