Clermont Sun: Speeding up home sales will help to boost the economy

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Clermont Sun: Speeding up home sales will help to boost the economy

By Sherrod Brown:

One sure way to reduce the deficit is to strengthen the economy—so more Americans have good-paying jobs and can support themselves and their families rather than relying upon the safety net to make ends meet.

We have grown our way out of past recessions through a strong manufacturing sector and a robust housing market. But when empty homes are scattered from Cleveland Heights to Kennedy Heights, we know that the housing market still has a long way to go before it recovers.

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