Predictable: Economic growth exceeds 4 percent for first time in years, NY Times explains why that’s not a good thing

This headline would have been WAY different if Obama was still in office.

The GDP exceeded 4 percent in the previous quarter for the first time since 2014:

The New York Times can always be counted on to help the Democrats spin positive economic news during the Trump presidency:

Just a wild guess, but I’m thinking that headline would have been far different if Obama was still in office.


Yep, I was right. Here’s a NY Times headline from 2015 for a much lower growth rate in 4th quarter 2014: “Growth Rate Put at 2.6% as Economy Pulls Ahead.”

Could they get more predictable?

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