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Fact-checking the Florida primary

What were some of the sharpest attack lines of the past week?

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Monday, January 30th, 2012 at 06:00 a.m.

Mitt Romney's job creator claim short on evidence

Mitt Romney says he helped create 100,000 new jobs. Critics say he's been a job destroyer. But who's right? Fact-checkers and other journalists have repeatedly looked at the history of Bain Capital, the investment firm Romney ran from 1984 to 1999. Bottom line? It's tough to prove job claims on either side — not that we won't try.

By Becky Bowers :: Published on Monday, January 9th, 2012 at 05:39 p.m.

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