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Some see lower-cost energy as essential to New Hampshire’s economic future

Some New Hampshire businesses and lawmakers see expansion of natural gas pipelines as key to firing up economic growth, but others familiar with the state’s energy history warn that the idea is no panacea for the business climate. | Keep … Continue reading

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A list to Annoy Liberals (Trigger Warning)

[T]he most powerful person in the White House Press Office (a woman) wants to know what was the most under-reported story of Mr. Trumps first year in office?| More at GraniteGrok.com

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Consumers’ view of U.S. economy at highest level in 13 years

Oct. 13 (UPI) — Consumers’ confidence in the U.S. economy has surged this month to its highest level in 13 years, researchers said Friday. Richard Curtin, chief economist for the University of Michigan’s monthly Survey of Consumers, said the rate, which increased … Continue reading

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Report: Southern New Hampshire retail market bouncing back

(9.1 percent real estate vacancy is best since 2008) The retail real estate market in southern New Hampshire is showing signs of improvement, according to the KeyPoint Partners’ annual overview of the region. In fact, the Burlington, Mass.-based KeyPoint’s Report … Continue reading

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Report: Job growth limited to urban New Hampshire counties

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A new analysis of the New Hampshire economy says job growth in the state’s most urban counties has been much higher than expected in recent years, while rural counties have seen virtually no economic growth. | … Continue reading

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Most New Hampshire Residents Upbeat About Economy

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — A University of New Hampshire survey has found that a majority of residents are optimistic about the economy in the state, though Republicans are much more upbeat than Democrats. Fifty-eight percent of those polled in the latest Business … Continue reading

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One way Trump is (Already) outperforming other presidents

Employers added 209,000 jobs in July, while the unemployment rate fell to a remarkably low 4.3%. During Trump’s first six months in office, the US economy added nearly 1.1 million jobs, earning Trump a B+ for the state of the economy under … Continue reading

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