What else has Obama downgraded?
America's credit rating: AAA in January 2009, AA+ today.
Working labor force: 65.7 million in January 2009, 63.7 million in July 2012 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Business startups: "The U.S. business startup rate fell to the lowest point on record for new firm births in 2010, the most current year for which data is available." (Source: Kansas City Star, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation)
Inflation rate: 0.0% in January 2009, 1.4% in July 2012 (Source: U.S. Inflation Calculator)
The Misery Index: 7.83 in 2009, 9.71 in 2012 (Source: U.S. Misery Index)
Americans not on food stamps: 31.9 million food stamp recipients in January 2009, 46.7 million in June 2012 (Source: USDA)
National debt: 10.6 trillion on January 20 2009, 16.0 trillion on August 31, 2012 (Source: U.S. Treasury)