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Romney promises jobs
to struggling region

Columbus Dispatch [OH], by Joe Hallett

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 10/13/2012 7:17:05 PM

PORTSMOUTH — His voice slightly hoarse after three days of Ohio oration, Mitt Romney pledged today to provide jobs to a portion of the state still struggling to recover from the Great Recession. The Republican presidential nominee, on the tail end of an Ohio-focused week, spoke of promises that resonate in culturally-conservative southern Ohio, pledging to develop coal and nuclear energy, cut taxes, and maintain a strong military. Romney delighted a crowd of several thousand gathered under a warm autumn sun on the banks of the Ohio River

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Stopstoreload, 10/13/2012 7:38:36 PM     (No. 8931106)

No mystery here. The first thing you do is stop threatening the hiring class with higher taxes, higher energy costs, more energy regulation, higher medical plan costs and more union favoritism.

The second thing the President should do is avoid all forms of public works financing. That is the road to bankruptcy.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 10/13/2012 7:39:41 PM     (No. 8931109)

Ohio, THINK!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: formerNYer, 10/13/2012 8:13:21 PM     (No. 8931150)

Romney is getting big crowds in Ohio, praying he is a winner there.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: sgmode, 10/13/2012 8:59:00 PM     (No. 8931190)

Already voted for Romney in early voting here in Ohio!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: avikingman, 10/13/2012 9:14:34 PM     (No. 8931201)

Ohioans. Please vote Romney/Ryan as if your life depended upon it, because it does, and so does this country's.

Do the right thing.

Remember in November. (and October).

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bobgray2, 10/13/2012 10:28:15 PM     (No. 8931323)

Cheap energy means jobs and lots of them. It means less money used to get to your job and more to spend in the economy. It means less overhead for employers which means more money to grow the businesses. It means your utility bill goes down which allows you to save and invest in your and your family's future.
Why don't the liberals get this? It is economics 101.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 10/13/2012 11:27:41 PM     (No. 8931425)

I see Romney-Ryan signage outnumbering Obama-Biden signage by 10:1 here in NW Ohio. I guess it's the flamers in Cleveland pushing it the other way.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: TXknitter, 10/14/2012 12:07:29 AM     (No. 8931487)

The federal government's agencies MUST be trimmed. Layers upon layers of nonproductive bureaucracy must be addressed.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/14/2012 5:00:26 AM     (No. 8931640)

I wish Romney would hold a event in NY and remind the voters of the state unemployment rate and the fact that NY is #50 (dead last) for being a business friendly environment. Maybe some of these dumb demonrats would wake up.

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