George W. Bush and Barack Obama obviously have strong differences of opinions about many, many things. But check out these quotes about economic matters -- could it be that these two aren't as far apart as we think?
Obama said this to the infamous \"Joe the Plumber\" on a campaign stop in October 2008.
President Bush made this remark in a press conference about the financial bailout in September 2008.
President-elect Obama uttered this line at a retreat for House Democrats in February 2009.
This is President Bush, talking about the budget he sent to Congress in February 2001.
This is neither Bush nor Obama -- it's former U.S. Representative Tom DeLay, speaking in March 2003.
President Bush let this one slip at a campaign stop in 2004.
Obama made this promise repeatedly during his presidential campaign.
This is Obama at the House Democrats retreat again.
Bush made this interesting point on one of his last days in office in January 2009.
Nope, it's neither Commander in Chief (thank goodness). It's the Queen of Mean, Leona Helmsley.