September 27, 2016

4 MORE YEARS!:

No election fears: Consumer confidence hits 9-year high (Patrick Gillespie, 9/27/16, CNNMoney)

Americans haven't felt this good about the economy in a long time.

Consumer confidence rose in September to its highest level since August 2007 -- before the Great Recession.

The data, released Tuesday by the Conference Board, a business association, helps dismiss arguments that the uncertainty of the election is weighing down Americans' perception of the economy, said Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, a research firm.

Posted by at September 27, 2016 3:09 PM

  

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