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NPR: 'Is Moderate Growth Good for the Economy?'

So when is lackluster economic growth a good thing? When it happens in the first quarter of an election year in which an incumbent Democrat president is attempting to win re-election and when the organization reporting this bad, or "good," news as they laughably attempt to categorize it is National Public Radio. Here is the NPR comedy act performance by Scott Neuman in which he attempts to spin the lousy economy as a good thing: On Friday, the government reported that the economy grew at a 2.
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US economy grew 2.5% last quarter

US Politics / Liberal : (3 years ago)

We're not out of the bad economy but it's still reasonably good growth all things considered.US economic growth increased at its fastest in a year in the third quarter as consumers and businesses set aside fears about the recovery a... Read Post

REID: Republicans Are Sabotaging The Economy To Win The Election

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

If economic growth continues to slow ahead of the election, Democrats’ pitch to voters may have to sharpen as the party’s odds of victory in the presidential and congressional elections would likely worsen. Senate Majority Leader Ha... Read Post

Video: Wages Missing Out on Economic Rally

Politics / US Politics : Washington Wire (yesterday)

The economy is picking up steam, but it's not happening in enough of the right places for candidates who are trying to defend their turfs heading into the November elections. WSJ's Sudeep Reddy explains why weak wage growth means ma... Read Post

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