Friday brings good economic news for the White House and the nation


In other economic news, Oil briefly bottomed today $97.78 per barrela day after President Joe Biden made the aggressive decision to release 1 million barrels of oil per day from US strategic reserves for the next six months.

“The magnitude of this release is unprecedented: the world has never had a release of oil reserves at this rate of 1 million per day for this duration,” the White House said in a statement. “This record release will provide a historic amount of supply to serve as a bridge until the end of the year when domestic production increases.”

Noteworthy graphics and tweets:

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All of these economic gains matter because, overall, Americans still don’t feel good about the economy — a perception Democrats need to consider well into November.


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