President Obama had a press conference today to talk about the latest jobs report, and naturally his focus was on the unemployment rate:
However, the labor force participation rate remains extremely low:
Obama did acknowledge that today, but in the 8th year of his presidency, he tried to explain that it’s still due to a preexisting condition:
He’s only been in office since 2009, so give him a little time!
And you know what that means:
“Blame Bush” should have its own legacy wing in Obama’s presidential library.