... he started it. So says Rep. Austria, Republican from Ohio:Yeah, cuz 15% unemployment is no better than 25%.
"When (President Franklin) Roosevelt did this, he put our country into a Great Depression," Austria said. "He tried to borrow and spend, he tried to use the Keynesian approach, and our country ended up in a Great Depression. That's just history."
Some will remember that the Depression started in 1929, while FDR wasn't President until 1933. Oy. Your Republican Party at work!
And for those that think FDR worsened the Depression, or that the New Deal didn't work, eat chart, suckers: