May 19, 2012
May 7, 2012
I would like to remind Republicans, particularly presidential candidate Mitt Romney, that it was a Republican who was in the White House when the ‘great recession’ began. Romney can try to spin it as Obama’s economy or Obama’s recession, pretending that Obama was responsible for the worst recession since the great depression, but it was George W. Bush who was president at the time.
January 26, 2012
The chart below displays (in green and red) the percent change in Real Gross Domestic Product (Real GDP) and displays (in orange) the top marginal earned income tax rate for each year from 1947 to 2010.