Surprise! Optimism in Charlotte

Despite some layoffs, residents of the banking capital feel positive

Friday, May 08, 2009

As part of The Takeaway's ShovelWatch project, Correspondent Andrea Bernstein is in banking capitol, Charlotte, North Carolina. Despite Wachovia's announcement that is was laying off over 500 employees in Charlotte, she found the locals there surprisingly upbeat about the economy.

Hosted by:

Farai Chideya

Contributors:

Andrea Bernstein and Nadia Zonis

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