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Study: Military Income Helping Local Economy

Michael Chen, Channel 10 News.com

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

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San Diego isn't among them, but amid a tough economy, "It definitely has softened the blow," said Kelly Cunningham, an economist with the Institute for Policy Research at National University.
He said without the extra spending from the military, which creates or supports a quarter of all jobs in the county, it would be much worse.