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The Commerce Department says consumers stepped up their spending in March. But even though we're spending more, we aren't really bringing in any more money. Are we back to our old ways? Jill Barshay reports.
The U.K. general election is headed for a photo finish. But the last thing investors fretting over the U.K.'s huge budget deficit want to see is political uncertainty. Stephen Beard reports.
Like many states, Ohio has cut workers from its payroll to deal with a growing budget. That's lousy for employees and the public. Karen Kasler reports it may not even fix what's wrong.
Marketplace for Monday, May 3, 2010