N.D. Economy Goes Against The Grain While most states are feeling the effects of the national recession, North Dakota has so far escaped relatively unscathed. It continues to have a growing economy, a low unemployment rate and a $1.2 billion budget surplus.
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N.D. Economy Goes Against The Grain

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N.D. Economy Goes Against The Grain

N.D. Economy Goes Against The Grain

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While most states are feeling the effects of the national recession, North Dakota has so far escaped relatively unscathed.

It continues to have a growing economy, a low unemployment rate and a $1.2 billion budget surplus.

Business and political leaders say North Dakota will feel some of the effects of the recession, but it should be tame compared to the brutal hit many other states are taking.

Dave Thompson reports for Prairie Public Radio.