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Fairfield Reacts To Loss Of General Electric

A sign outside the corporate headquarters of the General Electric company is pictured on September 18, 2003, in Fairfield, Connecticut. (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

A sign outside the corporate headquarters of the General Electric company is pictured on September 18, 2003, in Fairfield, Connecticut. (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

The multinational corporation General Electric announced it will move its global headquarters to Boston, Massachusetts, this summer. The company will be leaving Fairfield, Connecticut, where GE has been based for more than 40 years. Davis Dunavin of WSHU in Fairfield reports the local damage will go beyond the loss of a couple of hundred corporate jobs.

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