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The Beige Book

Fed survey: US economy picked up at end of year

WASHINGTON (AP) — Holiday shopping, strong auto sales and a recovering housing market helped boost the U.S. economy from mid-November through early January, according to a Federal Reserve survey.

01/16/2013

Bernanke warns Congress to avoid ‘fiscal cliff’

WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is warning Congress and the Obama administration to strike a budget deal to avert tax increases and spending cuts that could trigger a recession next year. Without […]

11/20/2012

Bernanke warns Congress to avoid 'fiscal cliff'

WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is warning Congress and the Obama administration to strike a budget deal to avert tax increases and spending cuts that could trigger a recession next year. Without […]

11/20/2012

FACT CHECK: Social Security adds to budget deficit

By Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press Now that Social Security is paying more in benefits than it collects in taxes, there is a fierce debate among politicians, academics and advocates about whether those shortfalls are adding […]

08/10/2012

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