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Donald Trump’s “Great Economy” was a Continuation of the “Obama Economy”

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Claim: Donald Trump Grew The Economy.
Fact: Donald Trump Inherited Several Economic Trends from Obama

Donald Trump and the GOP continue to claim that the Obama economy was a disaster and that Trump’s economy is somehow different. In fact, since 2009/2010, the economy has recovered from the worst recession since the Great Depression and has improved overall.

Donald Trump merely inherited improving indicators, such as the unemployment rate.

“Black and Hispanic Unemployment are Low” under Trump

Well, that AWS true until earlier this year but even so, it was simply a continuation of a trend that began under Obama.

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