If you’ve been following along, you know that we have been looking at the economic track record of past Presidents. Hopefully, this will allow us to make an informed decision when we cast our vote for Mitt Romney or President Obama (or neither).
I’m searching high and low for possible trends. Unfortunately, the trend that I have noticed (thus far) is that there is no trend.
Presidents are Powerless
Presidents are merely at the mercy of the business cycle.
- Can a President really control whether or not he enters during a period of expansion or contraction?
- Is President Obama to blame for our economic problems?
I don’t think so.
- Will President Obama try his best to lift us out of this mess?
- Will Mitt Romney try his best to lift us out of this mess?
Americans that are EXTREMELY against either candidate are
An Article that will Make You Smarter
I found an article that answers a few questions that I’ve recently asked such as “Who is More Powerful – Barack Obama or Ben Bernanke?” and “Are Republicans or Democrats Better at Reducing Unemployment?”
This article dispels the myth that Presidents are responsible for the economy’s performance.
(click the link above)
Let me know what you think.