September 25, 2004

U.S. Leading Economic Indicators Fall for Third Straight Month

If you listen to Bush’s campaign and convention speeches our economy is on a roll and things couldn’t be better. Hey George not so fast, the facts just don’t add up.

The 0.3 percent decline in the Conference Board's gauge of how the world's largest economy will perform over the next three to six months follows a 0.3 percent drop in July and a 0.1 percent decline in June. The index hasn't fallen in three consecutive months since the first quarter of 2003. Read more

Posted by Crazy Eddie at September 25, 2004 12:08 AM
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