The big question is how long will the swoon last. The central bank remains worried that moderate economic growth isn't good enough, while growth world-wide is stallling.
A blue ribbon woven into the note's fabric is supposed to block overseas counterfeiters who have become very good at producing fakes.
The economy will grow by 3% in July because of a shift in how the government measures output, especially of intangible assets.
The underlying economy is much more important than the Federal Open Market Committee.
4 people took me aside to tell me Bernanke is wrecking the country.
They are no longer in control of the agenda. They have cost people too much money.
Rising auto prices have lenders offering ever-longer terms to help buyers keep their payments down. But that's not all good.
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