How is that recovery going for you? Overall, the first quarter of 2013 has been a decent one. Nothing is moving very quickly, but we are seeing progress. It’s time to check back on the predictions Barataria made for the year and see how we are doing.
Back at the start of the year, it seemed as if the recovery had something to prove. 2012 was not a bad year, but it was only the foundation of a recovery. A little bit of faith that things were getting better certainly had a lot to do with Obama winning re-election, among other things. But 2013 is indeed shaping up to be the year the recovery starts to seem real.