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Tumbling Off The Fiscal Cliff With Barack Obama

3rdandgoal Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:55 AM
Stock market performance under George W. Bush compared to Obama's tenure. ------------DJIA-----NASDAQ-----S&P500 1/20/01---10,588-----2,770-------1,343 1/20/09----7,949----1,441---------805 10/18/12--13,319-----3,046-------1,428 Please take a look at the Destruction of Wealth under George W. Bush and the Republican Party. DJIA -25%, NASDAQ -48%, S&P500, -40%. First three years of Obama. DJIA +65%, NASDAQ +106%, S&P500 +77%. YES, as a retired investor, I AM better off today than almost four years ago.

WASHINGTON - We heard some real whoppers in this year's campaign but the biggest of them all was President Obama's wildly exaggerated jobs claim.

Let's review this one for historical accuracy, because millions of voters swallowed it hook, line and sinker as he repeated it throughout his campaign as the honest to God gospel truth. Even after his bogus jobs number was shot down by reporters and economists alike.

"Over the last three and a half years, we have focused on righting the ship, making sure that we didn't slip into a depression, saving an auto industry, creating...