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Opinion | What the Supply Chain Crisis Reveals About American Infrastructure

Opinion | What the Supply Chain Crisis Reveals About American...

Politicians like to argue in favor of more infrastructure — and more spending on...

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Record vacancies and payrolls fuel UK rate rise speculation; rising grocery prices squeeze households – business live

Record vacancies and payrolls fuel UK rate rise speculation;...

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: grocery prices...

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Budget signs look good for Sunak, but is the jobs market unhealthy?

Budget signs look good for Sunak, but is the jobs market...

Analysis: Economy appears to have avoided worst Covid damage, but most vacancies...

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UK job vacancies hit record amid Brexit and Covid staff shortages

UK job vacancies hit record amid Brexit and Covid staff...

Rise matched by steep fall in unemployment and rise in staff on payrolls to 29.2...

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Sunak ‘planning £2bn in cuts and the UK’s highest peacetime tax rate’

Sunak ‘planning £2bn in cuts and the UK’s highest peacetime...

Chancellor on track to impose a package of manifesto-busting tax increases at this...

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Wall Street’s wild party in jeopardy as Fed threatens aid cutoff

Wall Street’s wild party in jeopardy as Fed threatens aid...

The central bank plans to begin yanking back assistance to the economy as early...

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Americans’ fortunes soared during the pandemic. Some lawmakers see lasting lessons.

Americans’ fortunes soared during the pandemic. Some lawmakers...

Key aspects of the economy are doing better than before the pandemic, which supporters...

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Fed signals plan to pull back economic support even as virus looms

Fed signals plan to pull back economic support even as...

The central bank said it's making progress toward its goals of averaging 2 percent...

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Biden hails ‘strong’ economic recovery despite disappointing jobs numbers

Biden hails ‘strong’ economic recovery despite disappointing...

Biden laid blame for the sluggish growth of U.S. jobs on the “impact of the Delta...

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Powell walks high wire as Fed plans to ease support for Biden's economy

Powell walks high wire as Fed plans to ease support for...

Central bank chief seeks to avoid market turmoil as president weighs tapping him...

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U.S. jobless claims near pandemic low as economy strengthens

U.S. jobless claims near pandemic low as economy strengthens

Thursday's report from the Labor Department showed that jobless claims fell to 375,000...

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Why Biden isn’t hitting the panic button on the debt ceiling — yet

Why Biden isn’t hitting the panic button on the debt ceiling...

With the deadline looming, the White House is starting to ramp up pressure on Republicans.

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Biden's economic point man draws praise — and pushback

Biden's economic point man draws praise — and pushback

Allies laud Brian Deese's leadership on the stimulus negotiations, but he's rubbed...

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Biden aims to isolate China on coal — but it could blow back on the U.S.

Biden aims to isolate China on coal — but it could blow...

The U.S. wants to stop new coal projects, but risks losing poor countries to Beijing’s...

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‘Clearly not healthy’: Markets are giddy about reopening — and that’s the problem

‘Clearly not healthy’: Markets are giddy about reopening...

Investors are pumping up bubbles across markets, with excitement growing about more...

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‘The Democratic version of John McCain’

‘The Democratic version of John McCain’

As the critical swing vote in a 50-50 Senate, Joe Manchin has emerged as the most...

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