Obama's Phony Event: America's Economic Recovery

Almost begrudgingly and only recently has the media begun to report on the Obama administration's scandals, including Benghazi, the IRS, the NSA, Pigford, and others, in combination with his rapidly declining job approval numbers.  Perhaps as a consequence, President Obama has been trying especially hard lately to sell his economic prowess of the past 4.5 years. Unfortunately for Obama, the facts demonstrate very little economic progress to date during his tenure.  Slow GDP growth, lagging job creation, constricted free markets, ballooning deficits and debt, growing and counterproductive regulation, crippling taxation, and the penalization of small business all make for compelling evidence that Obama's economic strategy is failing. A survey and a realistic appraisal of available economic facts/statistics bring the following to light: Employment/Unemployment The July unemployment picture essentially replicated the glacial progress made in new job generation seen...(Read Full Article)