Clinton Supported Obama’s Policies While Median Incomes Fell

This past week, Hillary Clinton has been stressing her yet-to-be explained economic plan, with her touted measure of success being “how much incomes rise for hard working families”:

However, as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton supported Barack Obama’s economic policies, while median incomes were falling:



Clinton personally lobbied for Barack Obama’s health care bill, which has increased taxes, raised premiums, and led to millions of cancelled health care plans.


In 2009, Clinton touted Barack Obama’s cap-and-trade plan, which would have increased an average household’s energy costs by hundreds of dollars.

Failed Stimulus

In 2009, Clinton strongly backed Barack Obama’s stimulus, which cost billions more than expected and failed to meet the stated jobs targets.