Ben LaBolt, an Obama campaign spokesman, said that the economy has been improving since Obama took office, and voters know that.
Demanding that Johnson come up with a strategy to repeal Obamacare or else destroy the economy and the country is absurd.
In its final statement before the end of the year, the Federal Reserve described the economy as “expanding moderately.”
1530s, "household management," from Latin oeconomia, from Greek oikonomia "household management, thrift," from oikonomos "manager, steward," from oikos "house" (cognate with Latin vicus "district," vicinus "near;" Old English wic "dwelling, village;" see villa) + nomos "managing," from nemein "manage" (see numismatics). The sense of "wealth and resources of a country" (short for political economy) is from 1650s.
as a term in advertising, at first meant simply "cheaper" (1821), then "bigger and thus cheaper per unit or amount" (1950). See economy (n.).