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Home Sales Drop 2.2 Pct In May As Boost From Tax Credits Fades

AP | ALAN ZIBEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The housing market may be on the verge of taking another plunge that could weaken the broader economic recovery. Sales of previous...

Deficit or Depression?

Robert Kuttner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

The government needs to spend a lot of money, so that the collapsing private economy does not end up as Great Depression II. When recovery comes, we can get the budget closer to balance.