a republican administration would be disaster ..with a capital D
Or it could be the best thing to happen to this country at this particular time in our history -- especially if it's Huntsman. You just never know.
History has proved otherwise
The past is littered with bad times happening under both political parties. That's just the facts. Regardless, we are living in a whole different time now, with a completely different set of factors, a changed world, new hurdles and challenges, and these times call for experience and expertise on every level.
Here's the count. You decide.
Dwight Eisenhower: 2 recessions
Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford: 2 recessions
Ronald Reagan: 1 recession
George H.W. Bush: 1 recession
George W. Bush: 2 recessions
Here are the Democrats:
John Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson: no recessions
Jimmy Carter: one recession, the briefest of the era
Bill Clinton: no recessions
Eight to one: As I say, you decide.