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Lamont Calls June Inflation Increase ‘Backwards Looking’

The economy took center stage again Wednesday in Connecticut’s gubernatorial contest with the release from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics of the Consumer Price Index for June that showed inflation rose to 9.1%.  That’s the largest annual increase since the period ending November 1981. It blew past analysts expectations, but Democratic Gov. Ned Lamont […]