Obama’s 1st Quarter 2016:US Trade Deficit Down, Jobs Up, etc.

  Via FactCheck Since President Barack Obama first took office: The U.S. trade deficit has shrunk by 24 percent; exports have grown faster than imports. The number of immigrants in the U.S. illegally has gone down — by 3.4 percent according to one independent estimate and by 9 percent according to another. The economy has added 9.7 million jobs. The unemployment rate has dropped below the historical norm. The buying power of the average worker’s weekly paycheck is up 4.2 percent. Corporate profits are running 144 percent higher and stock…

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