FAKE NEWSKI: Census Bureau, IRS, And St. Louis Fed Added To Washington Post’s List Of “Russian Propaganda” Websites.
In case you missed it, The Washington Post's criminally careless publishing of "fake news" about purported "Russian propaganda" created a backlash--and the Post's attorney-approved bleating to sidestep responsibility for publishing "fake news" failed to calm the waters. The post U.S. Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Sorry, U.S. Census Bureau, I.R.S. and St. Louis Federal Reserve - you're issuing "Russian propaganda" according to The Washington Post's shoddy "fake news" methodology. In case you...Show More Summary
The Census Bureau last week announced that construction spending rose in the month of October by 3.4% over last October’s figure. For the first 10 months of 2016, the seasonally adjusted annual construction spending estimate came in at $1.173 trillion, a 4.5% increase over the same 10-month period in 2015. [...]
The U.S. Census Bureau reported Friday that the October trade deficit rose to $42.6 billion from a enormous and humongous 36.2 billion in September. That’s a 17.8 percent increase. October exports were down $3.4 billion and imports were up $3.0 billion. The goods deficit with China also increased, hitting $28.9 billion in October. Scott Paul, […]
Release: On December 5, 2016, the Director of the U.S. Census Bureau issued a notice of determination identifying the jurisdictions subject to the language assistance provisions of Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act, which are available at 81 Federal … Continue reading ?
The Census Bureau said that new factory orders rose 2.7 percent in October, the fourth straight monthly gain and its fastest pace of monthly growth since June 2015. Yet, the...
The Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Census Bureau said that the U.S. trade deficit rebounded in October after falling to a 19-month low in September. The trade deficit rose...
The U.S. monthly international trade deficit increased in October 2016 according to the U.S. Census Bureau, rising from $36.2 billion in September (revised lower from $36.4 billion) to $42.6 billion in October, higher than the $41.8BN...Show More Summary
From the Department of Commerce reported:The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $42.6 billion in October, up $6.4 billion from $36.2 billion in September, revised. Show More Summary
Florida surpassed New York to become the third most populous state in 2014, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The state's new residents are a boon to Florida's economy, who are bringing with them workers and a demand for housing.Show More Summary
Regardless of your political leanings, there is one thing anyone who believes in America can agree on: Job creation is the lifeblood of our economy. Studies from the academics, US Census Bureau and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation have found that new businesses account for nearly all net new job growth [...]
Earlier today, the Census Bureau reported that overall construction spending increased in October:The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced today that construction spending during October 2016 was estimated at aShow More Summary
The Census Bureau said that private manufacturing construction spending remained cautious in October, pulling back for the second straight month. The value of construction put in place in the sector...
Inquiries by the Australian Senate and the PM's special advisor on cybersecurity highlight 'significant and obvious oversights' by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which 'couldn't handle a predictable problem'.
Wells Fargo chip analyst David Wong, who follows shares of Intel (INTC) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), among others, today offers up some upbeat thoughts on the semis after reviewing October industrial shipment and order data from the U.S. Show More Summary
The Census Bureau said that new durable goods orders jumped 4.8 percent in October. New orders rose from an upwardly revised $228.4 billion in September to $239.4 billion in October....
Gold slumped on Wednesday after the durable goods report showed that US business spending continued to rebound last month. Orders for things built to last such as appliances rose 4.8%, the Census Bureau said, while business capital goods orders increased by 0.4%, more than forecast. Gold has been hit by expectations that the policies of U.S. Show More Summary
New home sales fell more than expected. New home sales fell by 1.9% at a seasonally adjusted rate of 563,000 in October, according to the Census Bureau. Economists had forecast that new home sales came in at 590,000, down 0.5% month-over-month,...Show More Summary
The Census Bureau reports New Home Sales in October were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 563 thousand. The previous three months were revised down by a total of 34 thousand (SAAR)."Sales of new single-family houses inShow More Summary