"If the economy produces jobs over the next eight months at the same pace as it did over the past four months, the nation will have created more jobs in 2010 alone than it did over the entire eight years of George W. Bush's presidency."Brownstein notes that this comparison comes with many footnotes and asterisks, but it is bound to change the economic debate between Democrats and Republicans in a big way, and it will be the Republicans who will be smarting.
Saturday, May 15, 2010
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From Ron Brownstein, who gets it right far more often than most commentators, in the National Journal: