Remember Back When a Democrat Was in The White House?
Clinton, in his Jan. 19, 1999 State of the Union Speech:
For the first time in three decades, the budget is balanced. From a deficit of $290 billion in 1992, we had a surplus of $70 billion last year. And now we are on course for budget surpluses for the next 25 years.
Thanks to the pioneering leadership of all of you, we have the lowest violent crime rate in a quarter century and the cleanest environment in a quarter century.
America is a strong force for peace from Northern Ireland, to Bosnia, to the Middle East.