Limbaugh Concocts The Unemployment Rate Obama Inherited From Bush

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On Monday's show, Rush Limbaugh attacked Obama for purposefully ruining the rosy economy he inherited from president Bush.

No, really [emphasis added]:

Well, he inherited a AAA credit rating, an unemployment rate of 5.7%. Does anybody doubt that this is on purpose?

Except that, of course, Obama did not inherit 5.7% unemployment rate:

Rush Limbaugh
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