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Leaving Las Vegas

Four of every 10 residents of Las Vegas want to leave the city. That's just one of the key findings of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Area Social Survey. Authors say the results are a product of the tough times in the Las Vegas area. The city has a 13.8% unemployment rate and continues to lead the nation in foreclosures. We talk with three authors of the report about their findings. So what are your feelings about living in Las Vegas? Call us at 258-3552 or send an email to

Barb Brents, sociology professor, UNLV
Christie Batson, sociology professor, UNLV
Robert Futrell, sociology professor, UNLV

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