Mitt Romney claims his business experience makes him better qualified to deal with the economy than President Obama. Williard M. Romney cites his four years as Massachusetts governor, "I know how to create jobs". But, Romney didn't create jobs in Massachusetts. Over his 4 years, Mitt Romney was 47th in the nation in job creation. 47th!! Even the Fox news host Chris Wallace, pushing back against Romney campaign adviser Ed Gillispie, said on Sunday:
While Mitt Romney claims to know how jobs are created and how they are lost.
There really is no evidence that Romney understands how to create jobs. But, thousands of Americans can personally attest to Romney's knowledge of how jobs are lost.
"I like being able to fire people..."Across the nation Romney lags behind President Obama from two to seven points in the nationwide polls. But one state, stands out, posting much poorer poll results for Mitt Romney. The place is Massachusetts where Romney served as governor for four years from 2003 to 2007. In Massachusetts, where citizens know Romney best, Williard M. Romney averages 20 points behind President Obama. What do the citizens of Massachusetts understand about Mitt Romney that makes him so unpopular in the Bay State? Massachusetts: Romney vs. Obama
|Poll||Date||Sample||Obama (D)||Romney (R)||Spread|
|RCP Average||2/23 - 5/22||--||56.4||34.6||Obama +21.8|
|Suffolk/7News||5/20 - 5/22||600 LV||59||34||Obama +25|
|Rasmussen Reports||5/7 - 5/7||500 LV||56||35||Obama +21|
|Boston Globe||3/21 - 3/27||544 LV||49||33||Obama +16|
|PPP (D)||3/16 - 3/18||936 RV||58||35||Obama +23|
|Western NE University||2/23 - 3/1||527 RV||60||36||Obama +24|