Mon, 20 Sep 2004 14:02:39 GMT

Who's Better in the Driver's Seat?. THE ECONOMY
Who's Better in the Driver's Seat?
Under Democratic presidents, the engine hums along,1,6555082.story?coll=la-sunday-commentary
By Arthur I. Blaustein, former chairman of the President's National Advisory Council on Economic Opportunity under Jimmy Carter

BERKELEY ÷ A businessman who voted for President Bush four years ago and Bill Clinton in 1996 told me that John F. Kerry's social-program goals “seem good, but I'm worried the Democrats can't manage the economy as well [as Republicans], and they'll get into my wallet.” Many voters agree, according to pollsters. But are Republicans better economic managers than Democrats? [Greater Democracy]


most voters are deluded. democrats have done it better post-1950.