A reader wondered why, if Brazoria County’s economy is doing as well as a local economist’s data shows, are so many local businesses closing?

It is a rather narrow view of the robustness of the local economy, since even in periods of red-hot growth small businesses open and close all the time. It is no different during this period of the new normal.

This editorial was written by Michael Morris, managing editor of The Facts.

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Prices are also up due to rising inflation from the biden administration. Inflation is at an high for some time at 4-5 %. Some economists say actually higher and predict to get even higher with the spending insanity of biden and dems

Prices will also soar with his new tax plan and affect middle and lower class income because economists and Government Budget office say their taxes will go up in disguise of fees. Joe said he wouldn’t do this.

All goods and services will go up more under joe. Gas jumped 20 cents a gallon. Brace yourselves inflation will Rob you income

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