The business of Arkansas is .... | Arkansas Blog

Thursday, May 28, 2009

The business of Arkansas is ....

Posted By on Thu, May 28, 2009 at 8:42 AM

... government.

Sounds like another good Republican political ad.

Roby Brock reports that the number of government jobs in Arkansas far exceeds the number of manufacturing jobs. And, if trends continue, it should be the single biggest employment sector in a year or so. Government continues to grow, the largest sector (trade, transportation and utilities) is declining.

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