Mike Moen http://publicradioeast.org en Is It Too Soon To Worry About Holiday Retail Sales? http://publicradioeast.org/post/it-too-soon-worry-about-holiday-retail-sales The calendar says October, but retailers and economists are already analyzing the holiday shopping season. With budget battles gripping Washington and an economy that's still recovering, there are mixed feelings about how far shoppers will open their wallets. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 08:38:00 +0000 Mike Moen 25516 at http://publicradioeast.org