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Economy & Business

How Democrats Are Talking Down the Economy

Several Democratic presidential candidates are trying to downplay the low unemployment numbers by complaining that people are having to work multiple jobs to pay the bills. In a fact-checking column for the Washington Post, Glenn Kessler explains that “the number of people who are working two or three jobs is pretty small — and getting smaller.”

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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