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Federal Reserve sees improvement in U.S., Midwest economies


A much maligned Federal Reserve issued its Beige Book report Wednesday. The report finds all 12 districts of the Reserve in an improved position over its last report.

The ninth district of the Federal Reserve is perhaps strongest among the 12 reporting, with an overall rating of steady or modest improvement. Where the Minneapolis-based ninth district shines brightest is in real estate and construction, which is strong and or improving, according to the Fed.

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