In response to Deval Patrick’s claim in his DNC speech last night that life in Mass. has been great during his tenure and was bleak during Mitt Romney’s, Matthew Yglesias at Slate says that Patrick is “selling short” his predecessors—and that most states’ economic well-being today is not very far from how it was nearly 100 years ago. [Slate]
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