White House surprisingly upbeat about economy
July 27th, 2012
03:57 PM ET
2 years ago

White House surprisingly upbeat about economy

(CNN) - The U.S. recovery has hit a speed bump this year, slowing significantly in the first half of 2012.

But that didn't seem to get the White House down. The Obama administration released surprisingly upbeat economic forecasts Friday, when it revised the President's budget to include recent data.

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  1. Bryan

    If we could find some way to get more tax dollars into the hands of Congress, this economy would take off....right off the cliff!

    July 27, 2012 05:24 pm at 5:24 pm |
  2. Wire Palladin, S. F.

    In 2010, the lying republicans ran on "jobs, jobs, jobs." We now know that what they meant by jobs, was 33 votes to repeal ACA, and 61 votes to restrict women's rights. Not much of a record to run on, for a congress that is more unfavorable than Chavez

    July 27, 2012 05:26 pm at 5:26 pm |
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