OPINION: Our “Bovine Bloviator” tackles negative growth and changing definitions

The Commerce Department’s first reading on the second quarter showed a drop of 0.9, meaning a second-straight quarter of negative growth.

Cow Guy Close host Scott Shellady invited Mitch Roschelle, founding partner of Macro Trends Advisors, to give his take on whether the United States is indeed in a recession. Mitch mentioned the dreaded “S” word-- stagflation.

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