From a report at the link below:
From a Bloomberg report:
As the mainstream media fixates on Russia and gun control, the economy continues to hum right along. We've been tracking the strong and improving economic fundamentals -- not to be confused with stock market gyrations -- for months, and a new data point has just emerged to bolster the case.
US consumer confidence has jumped to its highest level since 2001, demonstrating that average Americans are feeling the economic progress in their personal lives.
U.S. consumer confidence jumped to a 17-year high as optimism about employment prospects grew and Americans began seeing additional money in their paychecks from recently enacted tax cuts, data from the New York-based Conference Board showed Tuesday. The report reflects increased confidence in employment and incomes, which could support consumer spending.
Democrats lied and fear-mongered about the Republican plan during their demagogic campaign of lockstep opposition. But the now-implemented law has been vindicated by reality, and lots of people are starting to notice.