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Subject:  Re: 7.8 percent Date:  10/5/2012  4:28 PM
Author:  jerryab Number:  106884 of 164815

Not great, but what was the unemployment rate when Zero took office?

Invalid comparison.

New policies take about 1 year to begin having an effect. In order to compare *effectiveness of their policies*, it is necessary to start with Jan of the following year and go 4 yrs (GWB = Jan 2002 through Dec 2009, Obama = Jan 2010 through Dec 2013, and so on for ALL predecessors).
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