May 25, 2006

HAD ENOUGH?:

Q1 GDP growth fastest in 2-1/2 years (Reuters, 5/25/06)

The U.S. economy shot forward at an upwardly revised 5.3 percent annual rate in the first quarter, the fastest growth in 2-1/2 years, as companies built up inventories and exports strengthened, a Commerce Department report on Thursday showed.

Democrats may be having trouble articulating a positive agenda, but the one thing they all agree on is that they'll reverse course from what George Bush has done.

Posted by Orrin Judd at May 25, 2006 1:20 PM
Comments

And yet, since some economists predicted 5.8%, the headlines were GDP comes in lower than expected.

Posted by: AWW at May 25, 2006 5:02 PM

It'll be revised upwards when they realize the trade deficit is down.

Posted by: oj at May 25, 2006 8:13 PM
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