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Sympathy in India for Outsourced Town
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Sympathy in India for Outsourced Town

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Sympathy in India for Outsourced Town

Sympathy in India for Outsourced Town
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Mayor Donald Baker's town of Clintwood, Va., has lost 275 jobs due to outsourcing at Travelocity.com. The jobs went to India, prompting a sympathetic article about Clintwood by a correspondent for The Times of India, Chidanan Rajghatta. Hear NPR's John Ydstie, Baker and Rajghatta.

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