Economic Recovery

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Majority of Businesses Say Obamacare Mandate, Minimum Wage Hikes, Regulations Threaten Expansion

Friday, May 12th, 2017

57 percent of business owners believe Trump's policies will have a positive effect on their business

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More Than Half of U.S. Households Suffered Hardship From a Financial Shock in 2015

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Even with $2,000 of savings on hand, 50 percent reported struggling to make ends meet

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160,201,000: Number of Americans in Labor Force Hits Record High

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Unemployment of 4.5 percent hits lowest level seen in near decade

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U.S. Economic Growth Downgraded to Largest 1-Year Drop Seen for Advanced Economy

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

IMF downgraded U.S. growth to 1.6 percent in 2016, decline of 38 percent from previous year

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Americans’ Confidence in Economy Is Near 2016 Low

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

More Americans believe economic conditions are getting worse than are getting better

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The Obama Economy: Slowest Recovery Since 1949

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Analyst: ‘Chances for an official recession this year or next are very high’

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Goolsbee: Obama Economic Recovery a ‘Pretty Long Lag’

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

Former Obama adviser: Feds shouldn't do anything until we have sustained growth