The PJ Tatler

Former Obama Economic Czar: Our Growth Rate is 'Measly'

Austan Goolsbee could have used other words to describe the growth rate in the Obama economy, when he appeared on CNBC this morning. “Anemic” and “pathetic” come to mind.

GOOLSBEE: Our growth rate is measly, and with a measly growth rate, there’s no secret there are not going to be many jobs. I haven’t seen any change in the dynamic the last three, four months.

On the other hand, according to tax-cheat Treasury Secretary Tim Geithener, we’re two years into the recovery!