Rhode Island DOL Chief Uses Vermont As Example Of NE’s Worst Shedding Of Private Sector Jobs

"Langlais reported that while the Ocean State lost 4.7 percent of its private-sector jobs between March 2008 and March 2009, Vermont lost 5.2 percent; the New England average was a 3.7 percent drop."

State now trying to best all of NE in shedding public sector jobs as well.