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Consumer Spending and Inflation
Title  Brief Summary 
Spend It While You Have It
Full Summary 
The U.S. economy may not be slowing as much as some economists have said. A recent Commerce Department reports that American consumers spent twice as fast in July as it did in June.
(Updated October, 2006)
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