LAMBRO: Gloomy days are here again

The Obama legacy continues

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President Reagan finished his first, tax-cutting term in office with stunning economic growth rates between 5.8 percent and 8.5 percent. Mr. Obama ended his first term with near-zero growth (0.1 percent) in the fourth quarter of his fourth year in office.

Little wonder Americans are pessimistic about the future. The past four years look like a painful preview of the next four.

Donald Lambro is a syndicated columnist and contributor to The Washington Times.

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Donald Lambro

Donald Lambro

Donald Lambro is the chief political correspondent for The Washington Times, the author of five books and a nationally syndicated columnist. His twice-weekly United Feature Syndicate column appears in newspapers across the country, including The Washington Times. He received the Warren Brookes Award For Excellence In Journalism in 1995 and in that same year was the host and co-writer of ...

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