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Subject:  Re: What Romney shoulda said Date:  11/16/2012  2:32 PM
Author:  albaby1 Number:  655511 of 835427

Replying to my own post, for those who are curious, here's the entire dataset (listed in order of total private sector jobs created during the period from August 2009-August 2012), as reported on the BLS website at:

Note that Texas clearly had the largest job growth. But would the Romney camp have benefited by highlighting the geographic distribution of the lion's share of the rest of the jobs? Deep blue states like California and New York? Or emphasizing the largest job creation taking place in swing states like Michigan, Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, etc.?

State:        Texas 634.6
State:        California 507.7
State:        New York 364.9
State:        Michigan 192.4
State:        Florida 192
State:        Ohio 188.9