The Stalinist nature of these history-erasing ideologues is truly scary. As they go down in history's flames, the lies they tell keep getting bigger and bigger:
I was there. We inherited a recession from President Clinton and we inherited the most tragic attack on our own soil in our nation’s history. And President Bush dealt with it. And within a year of his presidency at this comparable time, unemployment was at 5 percent. And we were creating jobs.
Krugman also debunks the economic lies as well with a handy graph: