Daily Fact: GOP Presidents have worst record for Stock Market Performance

No less an authority than the Economist shows that under Democratic Presidents the stock market   has outperformed by a wide margin  what was accomplished by Republican Presidents.

And this GOP poor economic and stock market performance  goes back  80 years. The fundamental problem is that Republican Presidents have had poor economic policy and tolerated Business excesses. Hoover and Republican predecessors indulgence lead to the Great Depression. The economic disasters  of the George W. Bush Presidency lead to the recent Great Recession. And in between only Reagan”s 2nd term  and both terms of Eisenhower   showed sustained positive stock market growth. In contrast only Truman  and FDR’s  War  years showed notable stock market declines. But the overall results are decidedly in favor of the Democrats. Go here to see the detailed analysis.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *