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Virginia Stands To Suffer

Richmond Times-Dispatch | John Reid Blackwell | Posted 04.22.2013 | DC

The U.S. economy likely won't face a major threat from sequestration, but Virginia is among the states that stand to suffer the most from the $85 bill...

Americans Continue To Struggle As Fears Of Inflation Aren't Eliminated

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 09.14.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Gas prices fell in June, but prices for nearly everything else rose, according to figures released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistic...

What Impact Will QE2 Have on Housing?

Barry D. Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Barry D. Wood

Despite numerous naysayers, the case can be made that Bernanke's massive monetary easing to pre-empt deflation will be judged as successful as Paul Volcker's drastic 1979 tightening was in combating inflation.

November New Home Sales Sink 11 Percent, Lowest Level Since April

AP | ALAN ZIBEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Sales of new homes plunged unexpectedly last month to the lowest level since April, a sign the housing market recovery will be rock...

Michigan's Desolation Row

Barry D. Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Barry D. Wood

Here in southeast Michigan the recession feels more like depression. The region's unemployment rate is 17% and rising. Already, it is the highest jobless rate of any metropolitan area.