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Obama Economic Policies

Obama: Corporate America Has Benefited From My Policies

Reuters | Posted 10.03.2014 | Politics

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, Aug 3 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said corporate America has done well under his economic polici...

Obama Faces Big Predicament On Crucial Issue

RealClearPolitics | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

President Obama has almost no significant new openings to rev the stalling U.S. economy before November -- not with Congress as collaborators, at leas...

Why Right-Wing Policy Is the Enemy of Economic Growth

Robert Creamer | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

Progressive economic policies are the key to long-term, shared prosperity. Right-wing policies won't work to create economic growth -- and they gravely endanger our future.

Why Obama Has Pulled Ahead on the Economic Issues

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Weisbrot

Senator Barack Obama's campaign for the White House pulled ahead of his opponent, Senator John McCain, as soon as the current financial crisis hit the...

Who Is Obama Speaking To About the Economy?

Jeff Madrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Madrick

Obama may hear something fresh on energy and infrastructure, including broadband, from Rubin and Summers. But Obama should be asking these men some serious question about how we got here.

Gas Tax Holiday A Political Gift To Obama

Reuters | John Whitesides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The heated presidential campaign battle over a federal gas tax holiday turned out to be a much needed gift for Barack Obama -- and he can thank Democr...