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Independence Day Facts & Figures

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$7.15 Billion: Amount Americans plan to spend on Fourth of July food. $1.6+ Billion: Amount we plan to spend on Fourth of July beer and wine. $800+ Million: Amount we’re expected to spend on fireworks (67 percent of fireworks injuries occur within a month of July 4). 2 Million: Record number of people who will travel 50+ miles from home this Fourth of July. 1785:  year of the oldest Fourth […]

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