Continued economic improvement, viewed by some districts as “moderate,” but mostly “widespread,” was reported in the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book, which was released Wednesday.

The Kansas City Fed called its economic gains “solid.” Manufacturing was at the forefront, with nearly every district reporting steady improvement, often resulting in increased hiring.

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