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GOP Campaign Website: The Economy Is "Robust"

02/23/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

According to the National Republican Congressional Committee's Web site, the NRCC thinks the economy is "robust"...

"Thanks to Republican economic policies, the U.S. economy is robust and job creation is strong," the site says.

The accuracy of this assertion aside, this seems newsworthy because of the larger political context here. It doesn't seem particularly savvy, given that John McCain arguably lost the election in large part over his claim that "the fundamentals of our economy are strong."

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