‘Publisher called layoffs ‘painful’ while pocketing bonus’

Jim McElhatton reports on the Virginian-Pilot:

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Virginian-Pilot newspaper Publisher Maurice Jones in September delivered the sort of somber news heard lately in newsrooms across the country: more layoffs, a move he called “difficult and painful.”

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4 responses to “‘Publisher called layoffs ‘painful’ while pocketing bonus’

  1. I used to work there and I was laid off. Here is an article I wrote and a cartoon I created depicting the Maurice Jones Cash Machine.
    http://www.altdaily.com/features/news/political-cartoon-the-maurice-jones-cash-machine.html

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