How unemployment fared under US presidents in history, in one chart
|05/22/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
US presidents face a key contradiction once the assume office.
They must pay lip service to the free-market creed that “government does not create jobs” even as they desperately seeking to claim credit for all job creation under their watch.
The truth of the matter is, however, that so much depends on what happens before they come into the White House. President Barack Obama, for example, came into power at the height of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression.
On the one hand that meant he faced a nightmare scenario of someone else’s creation. On the other, of course, read more >>>