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Economic Snapshot

November 2013

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Economic data show that Congress’s fiscal brinksmanship is keeping businesses from investing in America and consequently holding back overall growth.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

October 2013

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Congress must move past its partisan pettiness and enact policies to help the American economy.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

September 2013

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As we draw closer to a fiscal crisis, Congress must not allow the American economy to be held hostage by radicals bent on scorching the earth.

Monday, September 30, 2013

August 2013

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Policymakers need to find and enact policies that can spur faster economic growth.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

July 2013

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Economic and labor-market gains continue this month, but policymakers should focus on long-term strategies to strengthen the American people and help U.S. businesses prosper.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

June 2013

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Despite gains in the housing market, economic growth and labor-market growth remain too slow to make a difference for the American middle class.

Friday, June 21, 2013

May 2013

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It’s time to consider additional policy measures to bring down unemployment and economic suffering from their still-too-high levels.

Monday, May 13, 2013

April 2013

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The U.S. economy needs more policy attention in order to reach a self-sustaining recovery.

Monday, April 22, 2013

March 2013

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Though the economy and job market have both maintained steady growth, lawmakers can do more to ensure a positive future for struggling Americans and a prosperous economy for all.

Friday, March 22, 2013

February 2013

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Policymakers can accelerate modest recovery with increased infrastructure investments and boosts to personal income.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

January 2013

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The modest recovery continues, held back by the unresolved debt ceiling and spending cuts that create uncertainty, slowing job creation and economic growth.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

December 2012

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Our modest economic recovery will need continued attention, and policymakers must quickly resolve the fiscal showdown to end the uncertainty that could derail the recovery.

Monday, December 17, 2012

November 2012

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Policymakers need to continue paying attention to our moderate economic recovery.

Monday, November 26, 2012

October 2012

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Policymakers need to build on past policy experience to strengthen the economic recovery.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

September 2012

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Policymakers need to support a struggling economy with proactive investments.

Thursday, September 27, 2012