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Subject:  Re: At 7.8% the economy under Obama sucks Date:  10/8/2012  12:47 AM
Author:  N56629 Number:  1822161 of 2016287

In the matter of Bush v. Obama, bush is the clear loser.

Jobs were lost, house prices fell and the stock market plummeted when the economic crisis hit.

But how has the nation faired since the recession hit in 2009? A recent infographic from VizCandy, a visual analytics blog, compares the George W. Bush years versus the time since President Obama was elected.

Private jobs in the country began post-recession recovery in January 2010 and are now equal to those of March 2005, according to the graphic