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Just How Bad is the Economy?

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Just How Bad is the Economy?

Just How Bad is the Economy?

Just How Bad is the Economy?

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Most Americans understand that the economy isn't doing well, but there's confusion about how it got to this point, even on Wall Street. Columnist David Leonhardt offered a simple explanation in Wednesday's New York Times. Simpler yet, he breaks it down on-air for Alex Chadwick. (No reading required!)