U.S. consumer spending was tepid in January as higher taxes squeezed household incomes, but vigor in the manufacturing sector last month suggested economic growth picked up this quarter after stalling in late 2012.
The cultural views of elite white liberals are not popular with many minorities.
We can justifiably hope for normalcy by Independence Day.
The rest of us are out of luck.
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