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Get used to it: Economists see “new normal” of slow growth” (AP, 12/5/16)

“U.S. Economic Confidence Stuck at Lower Level” (Gallup, 7/19/16)

“Is the US economic recovery stuck in a rut?” (BBC, 7/7/16)

“After 7 Years of Slow Growth, U.S. Now Sees More of Same” (The Wall Street Journal, 1/19/16)

Pelosi denounces GOP tax reform as 'armageddon' . . .the minority leader blasted Republicans for championing a tax proposal she equated to 'the end of the world.'” (The Hill12/4/17) 

“Schumer says Republicans 'will rue the day' they voted for the tax bill” (The Washington Post)


“U.S. Is World’s Most Competitive Economy for First Time in a Decade. Country regains top spot in World Economic Forum rankings thanks to strong economic growth.” (The Wall Street Journal)

“Consumer confidence surges in September to 18-year high, near all-time peak” (MarketWatch)

“US workers see biggest pay, benefit increase in 10 years” (Fox Business)

“U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops To 3.7 Percent, Lowest In Nearly 50 Years” (NPR)

“Another great sign for the economy: Job openings hit an all-time high in August” (CNBC)

“'I view this as the strongest labor market in a generation,' said Andrew Chamberlain, chief economist at the career site Glassdoor.” (The New York Times)

Another Strong Week for the Economy
Unemployment Rate Falls to 49-Year Low
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