States Of The EconomyThe nation's struggling economy is expected to be the top issue in the 2012 presidential race. But the states holding the first nominating contests have weathered these tough times in different ways. NPR explores how that might shape the early races.
States Of The Economy
The states holding the first presidential contests have weathered tough times in different ways.
Workers in Boeing's new $750 million final assembly plant in North Charleston, S.C. At the plant's ribbon-cutting ceremony in June, Rep. James Clyburn called the newly constructed facility a game changer for the state's workforce.