Bill Clinton Vs. Obama Essay

734 Words Nov 30th, 2015 3 Pages
Bill Clinton vs. Barack Obama
Bill Clinton and Barack Obama were both popular presidents, whose came from a middle class income family and a minority group of people. Bill Clinton a first "baby boomer" generation (people born after the communist war) to become president, and Barack Obama, first African American to become president, were especially both good on domestic affairs and came up with same important policies about domestic affairs ( health care reform and economic recovery). In fact, both Clinton and Obama are great leaders and skillful speaker. Although Clinton has succeed to the economic expansion, but I prefer Obama because of his accomplishment on health care reform and his effort to rebuild the economy.
Therefore, Bill Clinton first duty as a president was to establish a most prosper economic plan and to get into the peak of its expansion because of the highly deficit budgetary in United States. However, Clinton convinced Congress to increase taxes on upper class or wealthy people and to reduce government spending which generally hurt lower class people. This economic plan lowered the deficit and finally generated a surplus of "$1,5 trillion" in United States economy, which succeed to the expansion of the economy and to reshape the economy of the United States as a most powerful economy in the world. Later, this expansion contributed to create more middle class jobs, to increase wages of employees, and to encourage the opening of small businesses by cutting…

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