Clinton Lies Again About Obama's Jobs Record

Former President Bill Clinton went on CBS News Face the Nation to explain that Obama inherited a very bad jobs market, and that Obama's job record - certainly when looking on the private sector claims Clinton - is better than the previous eight years. But the fact is that the only reason "Obama created a net 4.6M jobs under his watch" as Democrats like to say, is twofold: A) While the monthly jobs reports do include the ups and downs of Government Jobs, Obama simply ignores it. So this puts the number at 4.6M jobs instead of 4.0 million. B) The 4.6M number holds true after ignoring the lost government jobs, only if you count Obama's time in office from March 2010 ("Over the last thirty months" as Obama keeps saying). In other words, the Democrats totally ignore the first fourteen months of The Obama Administration and lay it on the previous administration. This is fine with me. But if we do this, we have to do use the same math on other Presidents too: ...(Read Full Post)