Better than Bush recovery, but middling overall
"Over the last 15 months, we've added more than 2 million jobs in the private sector. That's far in excess of what it was in the comparable period after the last recession."
— PolitiFact National
Manufacturing jobs have gone up, after a long, steep slide
"Manufacturing is having its best employment year in almost 15 years."
Wants to cancel unspent stimulus, excluding tax credits
John Boehner has called for "repealing the rest of the stimulus, which would raise taxes on 110 million middle class people."
Yes, but tax increases hit non-millionaires too.
Extending current tax rates would "average more than $100,000 a year to millionaires and even billionaires."
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