LAMBRO: Obama’s economic legacy

It’s not worst recession since the Great Depression, but the worst recovery ever

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Mr. Obama is trying to make this election all about “fairness” by pitting one income class (the wealthy) against another (the middle class). But that kind of demagoguery is not a policy for “lifting all boats,” as President Kennedy famously advised us.

When the history of the Obama years is written, it will be recorded as a time of the worst recovery in history because the president was more interested in promoting his leftist, egalitarian, social agenda than expanding a capitalist growth economy.

Donald Lambro is a syndicated columnist and former chief political correspondent for The Washington Times.

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