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The Great Recession dealt a crushing blow to the well-being of the American people, but our economy had actually been in a tough spot for many years. Before President Bush left an economic collapse on President Obama’s doorstep, he presided over two terms of supply-side policies that yielded the weakest expansion in recent U.S. economic history.
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