Utica consumer confidence

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#1 Oct 16, 2013
There is an article in the Utica OD that talks about low consumer confidence in the Utica area. It says this:

"....for years, residents have been pessimistic about the areaís economic future.

Why?

Itís likely the result of hearing promises of good things to come without the results, said Arthur Friedberg, professor of economics at Mohawk Valley Community College.

ďI can only assume that because people here have been led to believe that good things are coming and then they donít, you get discouraged,Ē he said"

Read more: http://www.uticaod.com/news/x450310430/Survey...

The question is then why we keep electing the same recycled candidates who fail to deliver on their hype and continue to try the same old taxpayer funded schemes over and over again?

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