DISQUS-MEDIA MATTERS DEBATE
QUESTION FOR TRUMP-HATING OBAMUNISTS
Furthermore, the Obama GDP rates that you linked aren't adjusted for inflation, and are not the official rates. When adjusted for inflation Obama's annual rate is a pathetic, weak 1.48% the lowest (as I said above) of the last 13 presidents.
9 out of last 10 recessions came under Repub Presidents since Ike's first in the 1950s, Apollo ; and Carter's was the smallest as the only dem recession. As highest income tax bracket went down from 90 percent in the 1950s to lowest in the high 20 percent in the Reagan years the national deficits, debts and debt ceiling increased and exponentially. Simple proof the GOP main goals messed up the economy and US Treasury maybe permanently.
Ike had three recessions during his presidency (and Truman one). And to prevent a fifth post-war recession JFK very wisely reached back 40 years to Warren Harding's Treasury Sec, the brilliant Andrew Mellon (father of supply-side economics and architect of the Roaring Twenties) and did this:
Today this is MAGANOMICS.