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Out sick. Again?

It's true: Some in public work take off more than those in business

By Matt Carroll
Globe Staff / September 17, 2006

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How much sick time do public employees take? Following the case of the Brockton policeman who was roundly criticized by state officials for using 251 sick days over three years while simultaneously working two public jobs, the Globe decided to find out. The common perception has been that public employees take more sick days than workers in the private business ... (Full article: 1575 words)

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