Correct, but Barnes needs to add important context
Republican candidate for governor Nathan Deal fought to weaken Georgia's rape shield law.
Need a job? Barnes ad says he can help.
"I can put 10,000 people to work. Electricians, plumbers, sheet metal workers -- by retrofitting all of the state buildings for energy independence or efficiency."
Number of jobs rose, but so did unemployment
When Roy Barnes was governor, "Georgia created 235,000 jobs."
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