Immigration helped the US economy outpace peers

The U.S. economy grew at an annualized rate of 3.2% last quarter

New York immigrant labor flyer
One "big reason" the U.S. surpassed its economic peers is a "rebound in immigration," The New York Times said
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What happened?

The U.S. economy grew at an annualized rate of 3.2% last quarter, the sixth straight quarter of growth. "When you poke your head up and look around the world, that's pretty good," Marketplace said. And one "big reason" the U.S. surpassed expectations and its economic peers is a "rebound in immigration," The New York Times said.

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