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Gregoire details economic problems

Gov. Chris Gregoire ticked off elements of what she called “the wors national economic collaps in 80 years,” and their effects on Washington state.

— 475,000signing up for unemployment benefits

— 1 in 13 Washingtonians receiving basic food assistance.

— 26,000 homes in foreclosure

— 86,000 on Basic Health Plan

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Jim Camden is a veteran political reporter for The Spokesman-Review.

Jonathan Brunt is an enterprise reporter for The Spokesman-Review.

Kip Hill is a general assignments reporter for The Spokesman-Review.

Nick Deshais covers Spokane City Hall for The Spokesman-Review.

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