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Trump boasts the economy reached historic heights during his first term. Here are 9 charts showing how it stacks up to the Obama and Bush presidencies.


US economy beats forecasts, adds 1.37 million jobs in August as unemployment tumbles to 8.4%




US economy smashes forecasts, adds 4.8 million jobs in June as unemployment declines to 11.1%


Pandemic wage cuts are roughly double what they were in the Great Recession, study shows


JobKeeper is the best gig some young people have ever had, with Australians under 20 seeing a 5.4% pay rise in May



US shocks economists by adding 2.5 million jobs in May as unemployment declines to 13.3%


Pay rises look to be a thing of the past in Australia, as wage growth vanishes amid the coronavirus outbreak


Unemployment surged to 14.7% in April as the US lost a record 20.5 million jobs


The US economy lost 701,000 jobs in March even before the coronavirus shutdown spurred historic unemployment


US economy smashes estimates, adds 273,000 jobs in February amid coronavirus outbreak


Australian unemployment shot up to 5.3% in January, setting the stage for another interest rate cut from the RBA



Real wage growth is now 'years away', as the bushfires and coronavirus fears cut into Australian pay packets


Here's why the 2020 election-year economy is shaping up perfectly for Trump


US economy beats estimates, adds 225,000 jobs in January as wages grow


Almost half of Australian employees will ask for a pay rise this year – and they're unlikely to get one



One stunning chart undercuts Trump's favourite economic scorecard — and shows why its misleading


These 7 charts show Trump's tax cuts still haven't been the economic 'rocket fuel' he promised, 2 years after the fact


As wages, jobs and economic growth sink, the government has been forced to cut its promised surplus almost in half


Trump keeps touting the fact that more Americans are working than ever before. But the boast is almost meaningless for one key reason.