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Arizona running out of unemployment benefit money

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CHANDLER, Arizona - The nation’s recession is deepening in Arizona. About one-tenth of existing jobs have been wiped out. With an unemployment rate of 9.2%, the Greater Phoenix Economic Council says Arizona is one of the worst states in the country in job creation. Some Filipinos have been jobless for a long time. Nathan de la Cruz, an electronic technician, lost his job in 2008. He hasn’t found work yet and struggles to keep up with his monthly bills....