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Quarterly Economic Update: Q2 2018

U.S. Economy Likely Posted Strong Growth in Q2, But Trade Concerns Loom Based on recent economic data, economists and market participants are expecting robust growth for the second quarter for the U.S. economy. If so, that would be welcome…

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Legislation Watch: Summer 2018

Recent Developments Tariffs on imported metals from European Union, Mexico, and Canada now in effect. On June 1, the U.S. applied 25% excise taxes on steel imported from these trading partners and 10% tariffs on imported aluminum from these…

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Monthly Economic Update: June 2018

U.S. Economy: Trade War Poses Growth Risks to Construction, Manufacturing, Farming Sectors, Among Others Job growth remains strong as more companies struggle to find available workers. U.S. employers added 223,000 jobs in May, resulting in the 92-straight month of…