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Season 3, Episode 45 of 86

On Saturday, NewsHour Weekend travels to Mississippi where pockets of manufacturing growth have ignited hopes for an economic rebirth. Plagued by poverty, the state's unemployment rate peaks at 15 percent in some areas. And while signs of growth give some people hope for a new era, how much will the area's poor actually benefit? NewsHour's John Larson reports.

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