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In this photo provided by the New York Stock Exchange, a trio of specialists work at a post on the floor, Monday, June 13, 2022. Fears about a possible recession are pounding markets worldwide on Monday, and Wall Street's S&P 500 tumbled into the maw of what's known as a bear market after sinking more than 20% below its record set early this year. (Courtney Crow/New York Stock Exchange via AP)

Poll: More than half of Americans believe US is in a recession

New polling showed more than half of Americans believe the US is in a recession. The YouGov and The Economist survey released on Wednesday, found 56 percent of respondents believe America is currently experiencing an economic recession. Twenty-two percent of respondents did not agree with the majority, while another 22 percent were unsure.