Barack Obama In 2004 Attacked Bush For Weak Economy

In a 2004 weekly radio address given when the President was still a State Senator, Obama attacked Bush for “three dismal years of job loss.” The speech sounds strikingly similar to Republican talking points used against the current President and speaks volumes to the degree in which political rhetoric is recycled.

Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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