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  • PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour | News Wrap: Stocks Boosted by July Spending Numbers, Irene's Smaller Cost | PBS

Duration: 02:47
Program: PBS NewsHour #10142
Broadcast Date: Aug. 29, 2011

In other news Monday, Wall Street rallied on relief that Hurricane Irene caused less damage than originally feared and word that consumer spending rose in July by the most in five months. Also, President Obama nominated Alan Krueger to chair his Council of Economic Advisers.



Post Date: August 29, 2011