Dow, S&P 500 Post Worst Two-Day Decline Since 1987

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    Of course this has nothing to do with Obama...

    Story here
     
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    That's not surprising. The markets have historically done much better when the Republicans control Congress. Not only have the Democrats increased their numbers in Congress, but the President is a Democrat. Expect dark economic days ahead.
     
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    If you don't mind, would you share where you got this information because everything I have read and heard indicates the opposite.

    The Big Picture | Market Gains by President/Congressional Party

    In addition:

    Stock markets historically do better under Dems than Reps. - Jan. 22, 2004

     
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    the cato institute?

    :lol:


    nice.
     
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    Right, like when Clinton was in office.
     
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    If it has nothing to do with Obama, yet many things to do with the elections, how the markets around the world are reacting and still shuddering, why in the hell did you mention his name?

    Nope.........you're biased......turn in your journalism creds or go work for FAUX.
     
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    Caligirl Oh yes it is too!

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    The funny thing is, if the repubs had won I would have *definitely* chalked this up to that.
     
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    So why are you posting it in the Election 2008 forum and not the economic one?
     

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