大侠行天下日记 我见我闻我思 06/19
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远在柯罗拉多州春田市的一个旧房，室内到处是涂鸦 ，装璜阵旧不堪，要价六十万， 还有人抢着要用现金支付，使得经纪人不敢相信。
All Prices Are Going Up
In Colorado Springs, Colorado, a dilapidated house full of dirt with profane graffiti on almost every wall has the asking price of $600,000. The real estate salesman was very surprised that some people still want to buy it with cash money.
In Texas, after many companies have moved to the state, house prices sky-rocketed. In Austin, Texas, some houses have already doubled in price. The problem is that all the building materials have gone up in price, especially lumber which has tripled in price since last year.
After the federal relief bill was passed, many people spent their money and all the basic goods went up at least twenty percent.
President Biden wants to pass the infrastructure bill in Congress to gain employment and stimulate the whole economy. But in the meantime, inflation is already here.
Today we can’t just print more money to help the economy. Our basic problem is to balance the nation’s budget.