Currencies: Dollar Makes Gains as Election Saga Nears End
The dollar is making gains today after what looks like a definitive end to the U.S. election saga.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled last night that the Florida recount is unconstitutional, and remanded back to the Florida Supreme Court the decision on how to properly recount votes -- time permitting. Effectively this looks like a win for Texas Governor George W. Bush. And as noted almost daily here, election certainty lends itself to a stronger equity market and a stronger U.S. currency.
Elsewhere overnight, there were "three very high profile reports that suggest that the economic weakness
This morning, the U.S.
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