Recent Gallup polls show that Three Years After Crisis, Little Sign of Economic Relief in U.S. There has been no improvement in underemployment (counting part-time workers) from a year ago Job creation has been in a narrow range since October 2010 Consumer spending has been stagnant since January 2009 Economic confidence is near the lows seen at the depth of the depression
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Clearly there has been no real recovery from the point of view of consumers. There was a financial recovery that is now crumbling, led by bank stocks

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