Michigan Posts Double-Digit Unemployment With December's unemployment numbers coming in at 10.6 percent, Michigan gets the dubious distinction of being the first state to go double digits since the 1980s.
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Michigan Posts Double-Digit Unemployment

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Michigan Posts Double-Digit Unemployment

Michigan Posts Double-Digit Unemployment

Michigan Posts Double-Digit Unemployment

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With December's unemployment numbers coming in at 10.6 percent, Michigan gets the dubious distinction of being the first state to go double digits in this recession.

The state lost 68,000 jobs from November to December, and the figure is expected to get worse when January's data are released.

Rick Pluta reports for Michigan Public Radio.