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Mitt Romney: Actually, I Did a Heck of a Job as the Governor of MA

oldervoter68 Wrote: Jun 09, 2012 1:43 AM
If you look at Reagan's record (as good as it was), he did get a lot of it done through compromise, even though the Ds reneged on a promise to cut spending in exchange for a tax increase.

On Friday, Team Romney unveiled a new campaign ad touting his leadership credentials and defending his record as the governor of Massachusetts.

In other words, the former Massachusetts governor (a) balanced the budget four years in a row without raising taxes and (b) reduced the Bay State unemployment rate to 4.7 percent. These are two laudable achievements. President Obama, by contrast, has presided over four consecutive trillion-dollar deficits and -- lest we forget -- unemployment remains above 8 percent. This is his record. Sure, Obama supporters will...