Bush even gives Obama some cover on the economy, which he can use after last week’s “the private sector is doing fine” gaffe.
From the NYT:
“He also said that he doubted any president — no matter who is in office — could do much to improve the economy given the problems elsewhere. “I think we’re in a period here for the next year of pretty slow growth; I don’t see how we get out, notwithstanding who’s president,” he said. “We’ve got major headwinds with Europe and a slow down for Asia as well.”
Notwithstanding who’s president–you can be sure the Romney people are heating up the phone lines to Florida even as I type….