'Fiscal cliff' adds uncertainty to Utah's otherwise positive economic outlook for 2013
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By Jasen Lee, Deseret News
Published: Tuesday, Dec. 11 2012 5:45 p.m. MST
Utah's economy has bounced back to pre-recession levels in 2012, and more of the same can be expected next year as long as leaders in the nation's capital can avoid falling off the "fiscal cliff."
“The Great Recession was the longest, deepest and broadest in our lifetime. But we have now recovered all the jobs that we had lost, our unemployment rate has fallen to 5.2 percent — the sixth lowest in the country. We are presently the fifth fastest growing state in the country.”
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