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Record Gap With China Sends U.s. Trade Deficit Soaring In August

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Only unexpeccted the the band of economists who never foresaw the shit coming down the pipe. Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results


Record gap with China sends U.S. trade deficit soaring in August

Commerce Department says the overall shortfall in the exchange of goods and services jumped to $46.3 billion — with more than half of that coming from China.

By Don Lee, Los Angeles Times

A record monthly trade deficit with China helped send the overall U.S. trade imbalance surging unexpectedly in August, prompting experts to shave their projections of economic growth and adding fuel to midterm election campaigns already filled with vitriol over the outsourcing of jobs and a rising Chinese economy.

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