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Biden Hopes Infrastructure Can Bridge Partisan Divide
Both the Obama and Trump administrations famously promised to invest in infrastructure, only never fully to deliver.
Feb 12th, 2021
Economy Recovery Likely Slow
There is a reason economics is called the 'dismal science.'
Apr 9th, 2020
Trump Economic Team Grasps for Credibility with Outbreak
President Trump is confronted by a public health and economic maelstrom caused by the coronavirus.
Mar 13th, 2020
US Industrial Production Fell 0.3% in December
Still, factory output improved 0.2%.
Jan 17th, 2020
US Adds 145,000 Jobs
Unemployment is holding at 3.5%.
Jan 10th, 2020
Mfg Falls to Lowest Level in 10 Years
Last month was the lowest since June 2009, when the U.S. economy was at the tail end of the Great Recession.
Jan 3rd, 2020
US Adds a Solid 128,000 Jobs
The report revised upward job gains in the prior two months by a combined 95,000, suggesting a healthier job market than initially believed.
Nov 1st, 2019
Survey: US Businesses Added Slight 125K Jobs in Oct.
The longest economic expansion in U.S. history has limited the number of people seeking jobs and a global slowdown has weighed on the goods-producing sector.
Oct 30th, 2019
Trump's Rust Belt Revival is Fading. Will it Matter in 2020?
A year away from Election Day, President Trump's promised coal and steel renaissance is not materializing.
Oct 30th, 2019
US Factory Output Down 0.5% in September
Manufacturing production has fallen 0.9% over the past 12 months, a reflection of the disruptions and uncertainties caused by the U.S.-China trade war.
Oct 17th, 2019
Trade Gap Declined in July
President Trump has been taxing Chinese imports in hopes of reducing the gap.
Sep 4th, 2019
U.S. Has 501K Fewer Jobs
This was the sharpest downward revision in jobs totals since 2009.
Aug 22nd, 2019