10 most important stories for investors Wednesday

US Treasury in Washington, DC.
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US Treasury in Washington, DC.

A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day

STOCKS/ECONOMY

-Stock futures are a bit higher after yesterday's selloff. Import/export price data comes out later this morning.

-The Obama administration has now taken in a record of $20 trillion in tax revenues over its seven-plus years in office, but it still has seen the national debt almost double to $17 trillion.

ELECTION

-Today's LA Times/USC poll has Donald Trump leading Hillary Clinton by 4.7 points.