US midterms: 'Damp squib' or another 'sugar rush' for US economy?

Markets rose following result

Tom Eckett
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What will be the impact of US midterm election result?
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What will be the impact of US midterm election result?

The majority of industry commentators are bullish about the prospects for the US economy following the country's midterm elections amid expectations of a boost in infrastructure spending.

As Americans headed to the polls on Tuesday, analysts were predicting US President Donald Trump would face the prospect of a divided Congress with the Democrats seizing the House of Representatives...

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