The State Of Obama’s Union

Obama presided over the slowest recovery since World War II. Median household income has fallen. Tuition and health care costs have reached record highs. The “lost decade” is at around 15 years and counting.

Tonight, the president will say that the state of our economic union is strong, and he will have some positive trend numbers to cite for that argument. But the lived-in reality of America, the consequences of bailout economics, continues to defy both the rosy depictions and the fatuous predictions of mere politicians.

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