According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, here are the net increases in private-sector employment under each president, chronologically by party:
Richard Nixon: Increase of 7.1 million jobs
Gerald Ford: Increase of 1.3 million jobs
Ronald Reagan: Increase of 14.7 million jobs
George H.W. Bush: Increase of 1.5 million jobs
George W. Bush: Decline of 646,000 jobs
Total: Increase of 23.9 million jobs under Republican presidents
John F. Kennedy: Increase of 2.7 million jobs
Lyndon B. Johnson: Increase of 9.5 million jobs
Jimmy Carter: Increase of 9.0 million jobs
Bill Clinton: Increase of 20.8 million jobs
Barack Obama: Increase of 332,000 jobs
Total: Increase of 42.3 million jobs.
Can someone explain to me, how the Bush Tax Cuts Creates JOBS?
No, but all I know ( and I am no youngster) is that the economy always did better when we had a Republican President. So I will be voting Republican.
Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 2:34 PM on Sep. 7, 2012
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