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Q1 GDP numbers bode poorly for Obama historically

Associated Press Published: April 27, 2012

In the first quarter of 1992, the year Bill Clinton defeated incumbent President George H.W. Bush on a message that "It's the economy, stupid," the U.S. economy grew at a rate of 4.5 percent.  This morning, the U.S. Department of Commerce reported that first quarter GDP growth was just 2.2 percent. As he gears up for a campaign swing, President Obama is running for reelection with among the worst economic data of any post-World War II incumbent.

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