CNN Fact Check: Clinton arithmetic holds up on jobs
September 7th, 2012
07:11 AM ET
2 years ago

CNN Fact Check: Clinton arithmetic holds up on jobs

(CNN) - It was a big applause line, one of many for former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday night.

Speaking to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, Clinton - whose presidency unfolded during a boom era for the U.S. economy - told delegates that Democratic administrations had a nearly 2-to-1 advantage over Republicans in creating jobs.

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soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. T'sah From Virginia

    ►Clinton's math is a bit off, but not substantially.◄ Still NOTHING concrete in the FACT-CHECKS – NEXT!!!

    Obama/Biden 2012 – The ONLY Trusted Way Forward!!!

    September 7, 2012 08:11 am at 8:11 am |
  2. Gurgyl

    GOP mess Obama cleaning-understand??????

    September 7, 2012 08:34 am at 8:34 am |
  3. Marty, FL

    Arithmetic matters.
    Factcheckers verified Pres. Clinton told the truth, unlike Lyin' Ryan and Pants-On-Fire Romney.

    Obama/Biden 2012

    September 7, 2012 08:36 am at 8:36 am |
  4. Lyin Ryan should be an Olympian

    Of course it does. Which is why we msut continue to elect Democratic Presidents. They are simply better for the economy, jobs, and deficit. The numbers bear this out over and over and over.

    September 7, 2012 08:37 am at 8:37 am |