Obama: Ours is the best economy in the industrialzed world . . . . but when he compares his economy to previous presidents, he comes in dead last.

A brief history of the nation's GDP per presidential administration: 

Per the Washington Times: 

Truman:   3.8%
Eisenhower: 3.0%
Nixon/Ford:  2.8%
Carter:   3.3 % 
Reagan 3.5%
HW Bush  2.3%
Clinton:    3.9%
W. Bush:  2.1%
B Obama:  1.3%


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