Originally Posted by Makod
Hmmm... GDP is grand domestic product, which is how much money is brought into the country divided by the capita (population.) So all this really tells me is companies like McDonald's, Microsoft, etc. have been earning more money than usual, which is good for Bill Gates and the such, but not really for the average citizen.
"By the end of last year, businesses had added another 2 million jobs to their payrolls, and the unemployment rate had dropped to its lowest level in five years"
When businesses make more moeny they can hire more people and sell things cheaper.
This is what I like about republican strategy.
Lower taxes people have more moeny to buy, and busineses can hire more and sell things cheaper. This has been proven.
The Economy flourishes
ANYWAYS OFF TOPIC!!
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. The person who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature, and has no chance of being free unless made or kept so by the exertions of better men than himself John Stuart Mill