The country needs and, unless I mistake its temper, the country demands bold, persistent experimentation. It is common sense to take a method and try it: If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.His economic policies over the next 13 years were grand failures. Recovery did not really come until after FDR died and WWII ended in 1945.
Pres. Obama's DNC speech said:
And the truth is, it will take more than a few years for us to solve challenges that have built up over decades. It'll require common effort, shared responsibility, and the kind of bold, persistent experimentation that Franklin Roosevelt pursued during the only crisis worse than this one.We have already had four years of his failed experiments. Quoting FDR is a way of telling us that he is going to give us more ruinous policies, and blame the outcomes on failed experiments.
The current crisis was no worse than the crash of 2000, until it was exacerbated by Obama's disastrous policies. For how long will we accept Obama blaming his predecessors?