He could have voted for it in the Senate, then, says the President. Not much way to answer that one, eh Senator? Boy, the president is focused like a laser and hitting almost all the points tonight. Quite a performance so far.
Now President Bush is explaining what happened to the economy: Tech bubble bursting and the terrorist attacks and the war and Homeland Security.
I hope he points out that under Kerry the spending would be much worse. And he wisely points out that you can’t raise taxes during a recession. And by the way, economists of every stripe agree on that one.