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U.S. consumer spending sinks by record 13.6% in face of virus

Newsday Friday, 29 May 2020
U.S. consumer spending plunged by a record-shattering 13.6% in April as the viral pandemic shuttered businesses, forced millions of layoffs and sent the economy into a deep recession.
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Consumer spending data was released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) on Friday.

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