The beginning of the month brought with it some good economic news that took place in the previous four weeks:

And speaking of media spin, here’s an approach from the Washington Post that’s not unexpected:

Spoiler: It’s that “the records the president touted Thursday were made possible by the preceding economic collapse.” Yes, and everybody knows that, but the point is that a recovery is taking place.

For some reason we’re guessing the WaPo headline would be quite different if the same thing were happening under a Democrat president.