Deval Patrick's file:
Patrick

Democrat from Massachusetts

Deval Patrick is the governor of Massachusetts.

Recent statements involving Deval Patrick

"By the time (Mitt Romney) left office, Massachusetts was 47th in the nation in job creation."

The 2006 Massachusetts health care law has "added (only) about 1 percent to our state budget."

Recent stories featuring Deval Patrick

Democrats on offensive before President Obama’s convention speech:

President Barack Obama makes his case tonight for four more years in office during the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte.

Before he takes the stage, PolitiFact, PolitiFact Georgia and the AJC Truth-O-Meter tested a few more claims made this week during the convention by Democratic leaders.

We will continue monitoring speakers throughout the Charlotte gathering, just like we did for the Republicans in Tampa.

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Political issues revisited as Democrats convene in Charlotte:

Democrats head into the second day of their convention in Charlotte, trying to convince voters that President Barack Obama deserves another four-year term.


PolitiFact and PolitiFact Georgia and the AJC Truth-O-Meter will be monitoring speakers throughout the Charlotte gathering, just like we did for the Republicans in Tampa.

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And check our Facebook page throughout the day. We update it with new convention fact-checks morning, noon and night.

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