AP Analyisis http://wyso.org en AP Analysis: Economic Stress Rises in Midwest http://wyso.org/post/ap-analysis-economic-stress-rises-midwest <p><span class="article-content"><span>Counties in the Midwest and South that have a high number of autoworkers have seen a jump in economic stress levels, according to an Associated Press monthly analysis.<br /><br />But Midwestern states also have seen the largest decreases in economic stress since the recession ended. That&#39;s primarily because of growth in manufacturing. Ohio has added 76 hundred factory jobs in the past year.<br /> Tue, 19 Jul 2011 21:06:58 +0000 Associated Press 2936 at http://wyso.org