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Justine Wadsack Pledges to Support Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises candidate Justine Wadsack, 2020 U.S. House candidate for Arizona (district 2), for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 1.5 percent increase in year-over-year June sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in June 2019 were $11.8 billion, an increase of 1.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of material handling equipment manufacturing climb 1.3 percent in June

Shipments for material handling equipment manufacturing increased $38 million, or 1.3 percent, to $2.9 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

U.S. natural gas distribution services report 6.5% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for natural gas distribution industries across the U.S. was $26.9 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 6.5 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report 13.1 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in June were valued at $30.1 billion, an increase of 13.1 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Yuma non-farm payroll employees decrease by 1.9% since April

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of May in the Yuma metropolitan statistical area was 55,800, a 1.9 percent decrease from the previous month, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

U.S. air transportation services report $57 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for air transportation services across the U.S. was $57 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

Amusement and recreation construction spending in April hits $27.9 billion

Construction spending on amusement and recreation structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $27.9 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$9.2 billion spent on public safety construction in January 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on public safety structures for January 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $9.2 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Communication construction spending in April hits $23.5 billion

Construction spending on communication structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $23.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Inventories in transportation equipment industry climb 1.3 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the transportation equipment industry increase $1.7 billion, or 1.3 percent, to $136.3 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Transportation construction spending in April hits $54.6 billion

Construction spending on transportation structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $54.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Shipments of turbines, generators and other power transmission equipment climb 0.9 percent in June

Shipments for turbines, generators and other power transmission equipment increased $38 million, or 0.9 percent, to $4.4 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Amusement and recreation construction spending in April hits $27.9 billion

Construction spending on amusement and recreation structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $27.9 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report $68.6 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $68.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Unfilled orders of ferrous metal foundries fall 0.1 percent in April

Unfilled orders for ferrous metal foundries decreased $4 million, or 0.1 percent, to $3.53 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report $9.4 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by paper and paper products wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $9.4 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 7.2 percent increase in year-over-year June sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in June 2019 were $8.2 billion, an increase of 7.2 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Electrical equipment, appliances and components industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 6.7%

The electrical equipment, appliances and components industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 6.7 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in automobile manufacturing industry climb 2.2 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the automobile manufacturing industry increase $92 million, or 2.2 percent, to $4.3 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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