Originally Posted by Bacchus
So how did Massachusetts do compared with other states? As the Obama campaign has repeatedly noted, Massachusetts ranked 47th out of 50 states over the entirety of Romney’s four years as governor in terms of job creation. By comparison, Massachusetts ranked 37th in job growth under Swift, and it ranked 10th in Patrick’s first term.
By that measure, Romney had the worst record in a decade.
Also don't forget the 200 vetoes per year average and the fact that Mass law REQUIRES there to be a balanced budget, just like most states. So Romney is really just bragging about doing 65 in a 65 mph zone.