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PBS NewsHour | The Politics Behind the Latest Government Economic Report | PBS

Duration: 05:12
Program: PBS NewsHour #10485
Broadcast Date: Oct. 26, 2012

The latest round of economic reports show consumer confidence at its highest level since 2007. Consumer spending and home sales are up, as well defense spending. Jeffrey Brown talks to investment advisor Hugh Johnson about the new data -- good and bad -- including exports decline, job growth rates, and the effect on campaigns.

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Post Date: October 26, 2012