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Job growth by President from Obama to Truman

As you can see Obama is the only one with a negative jobs number. Notice also that the only two terms where government growth was genuinely slowed was under Ronald Reagan, Dwight Eisenhower (the size of government shrank under Eike), … Continue reading

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Gallup: Unemployment 9%, Not 8.3%

Yup, it’s like that…. When the administration knew that the 8.3% number was a blip from people leaving the workforce they kept saying 8.3% and still are. Gallup: Unemployment in the U.S. rose to nine percent in mid-February, up from … Continue reading

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