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Thursday, June 16, 2011

Saved the Economy, Obama Says


“President Obama told supporters at a fundraiser in Miami on Monday night that he deserves credit for cleaning up the mess he inherited. ‘My job over these first two years has frankly been to clean up a big mess,’ Mr. Obama said at a $10,000-per-ticket event at a gated mansion in Miami Beach. ‘We were able to make sure we yanked an economy out of what could have been a second Great Depression.’” (Washington Times)

Doing nothing would have been better.

FEE Timely Classic
“The Depression You’ve Never Heard Of: 1920-1921″ by Robert P. Murphy