Debunking the "New Deal Failed" Myth The Election of Barack Obama gave new life to the GOP's 70-year campaign to discredit the New Deal.  As in other areas, such as the recent denial that 9/11 even happened on President Bush's watch so as to claim no terrorist attacks during his administration, facts need not get in the way of a good talking point. Below are a few bullet points to address some of the most common arguments, along with a few charts on point. (1) FDR CAUSED THE GREAT D … Read More

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