‘Are You Better Off Than You Were Four Years Ago?’ Mr. President, Don’t Answer That Question.

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News that our nation’s gross domestic product contracted at a 32.9% annual rate in the second quarter is both a record-breaking and heartless number. An economic meltdown of this magnitude is etched into the faces of business owners experiencing hardship, lost income, anxiety, and an uncertain future.