NJ Spotlight News

Recent rise in consumer prices tied to reopening of economy

Clip: 08/11/2021 | 56s | Video has closed captioning.

The prices of just about all goods and services are still on the rise, with consumer demand surging and supply chains unable to keep up. Data from the U.S. labor department shows that prices were up nearly 5.5% in July compared to the previous month. Prices for new and used cars, hotels and airplane tickets are going up.

Aired: 08/11/21

Rating: NR

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NJ Spotlight News is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.