"Only red meat conservatism, not political correctness, will help paint the map red."
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Reagan's Recovery vs. Obama's "Recovery"
The media is truncating the latest GDP report, which shows a mild improvement in economic growth. Aside for the fact that the internal numbers of the report aren't nearly as promising as the top-line 2.5% figure, the historical context of such a lackluster recovery is jarring. Compare our current economic recovery to the same time period following the 1981 recession during Regan's presidency: