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Next Recession Belongs
to Obama, Not GOP

Commentary Magazine, by Jonathan S. Tobin

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/31/2013 10:16:15 PM

Democrats spent the 2012 presidential campaign successfully blaming George W. Bush for the country’s sluggish economy. But a week after President Obama’s second inaugural, they are still not taking responsibility for the country’s fiscal health. The White House responded to yesterday’s disturbing news that GDP declined for the first time since 2009 in predictable fashion: they blamed the bad numbers on Republicans. White House spokesman Jay Carney said the dip was the fault of “Congressional Republicans” who have tried to restrain the government’s out-of-control spending. Even though the president got his way

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 1/31/2013 10:51:08 PM     (No. 9151567)

Tobin almost has it right - the economy was fine until idiots elected a dem senate. Dims are always big spenders with out money.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bpl40, 1/31/2013 10:58:19 PM     (No. 9151578)

Even the last one did not belong to the GOP. This time the facts will overwhelm even the supreme incompetence of the stupid party.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: devnull, 1/31/2013 11:04:10 PM     (No. 9151584)

Not according to the Der Stürmer media. It will be all the GOP´s fault and the lo-fo voters will eat it up.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: smcchk, 2/1/2013 12:01:09 AM     (No. 9151641)

I think the facts will overcome even the lowest of the low.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: D S Craft, 2/1/2013 12:42:16 AM     (No. 9151665)

What does he mean ´Next Recession´? We never left the last one. The economy has been in the tank for the last 4 years.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/1/2013 4:39:48 AM     (No. 9151762)

A 1-2% growth rate is within the margin of being a negative growth rate of 1 or 2%,depending on what´s put in or left out of the calculation. We already know government figures are close to useless coming from Obama.
But we don´t even need a numerical evaluation to know Obama´s economy is worse than any time in our lifetime.There´s a precedent for all this that´s known as the FDR eara,.

Here you had another president who was personally likeable but thought big government was the answer to everything,so the economy staggered along until post WWII and the advent of the GI bill which led to an explosion in housing,among other things.

Obama doesn´t want any housing built except low income public units.He wants to shut down the escape hatch of people fleeing crime ridden areas and parent´s quest for getting their kids in safe schools.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/1/2013 5:21:27 AM     (No. 9151778)

Next recession?? How about the next depression?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lilo, 2/1/2013 6:46:39 AM     (No. 9151831)

The MSM will NEVER let this administration or party be blamed or held accountable for ANYTHING. EVER.

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