July 29, 2008

When it rains, it pours

The bad news keeps coming...
Home Prices Fall in May; Consumer Confidence Flat

Fed sees slower US economic growth amid higher price pressures

The Bush administration on Monday plans to project the U.S. budget deficit will soar to a new record of nearly half a trillion dollars in fiscal 2009 as the economic outlook darkens ...

White House downgrades US economic growth for 2008 and 2009
Sigh! And all that news is just in the last week (One article is a week old; others are from the last 2 days.)

He's going to need all the help he can and a big dose of 'audacity' and 'hope' in addition to a big wallop of good luck to go with it!

Both Obama and McCain focus on the economy this week.... time for more fuzzy math and blame-games!

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