Romney unveils his jobs plan with a dig at Obama
September 6th, 2011
05:30 PM ET
3 years ago

Romney unveils his jobs plan with a dig at Obama

WASHINGTON (CNN) – Standing under a banner that read "Day One, Job One," former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney unveiled his jobs plan Tuesday with a pledge to take steps on his first day as president to undo what he called failed economic policies of the Obama administration.

In a speech at an international truck company in North Las Vegas, Nevada, the Republican presidential candidate spoke from notes - rather than a prepared speech or using a teleprompter - in describing a 59-point plan that he said would increase U.S. economic growth by 4% a year and create more than 11 million jobs in his first four years in office if he is elected in 2012.

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Filed under: 2012 • Jobs • Mitt Romney • President Obama
soundoff (6 Responses)
  1. Sandy

    We'll here more tax cuts, deregulation and cuts, which cost people jobs.

    September 6, 2011 07:57 am at 7:57 am |
  2. fmac

    silver spoon corporate toady, his jobs plan is to send them all to china, look at his history, an how he made his money.

    September 6, 2011 08:27 am at 8:27 am |
  3. ConservaFASCISTS/TeaHadists/Tea Queda/TeaLiban

    Willard's jobs plan = Send more American jobs overseas

    September 6, 2011 08:35 am at 8:35 am |
  4. GI Joe

    Smaller government = higher unemployment (people hold those jobs).

    He'll outsource our government if it will put a nickel in his pocket. WE DON'T NEED A CORPORATIST OR A TEABAGGER IN OUR WHITEHOUSE.

    September 6, 2011 09:08 am at 9:08 am |
  5. diridi

    go tell to your Congress Idiots. tell also, I told you that we need to raise Taxes on 250k or more....earners...we need to generate income....o.k, Tell to GE to pay taxes, bring back X-Ray plant from China, Ford From India....o.k, Idiot....where is your buddy, Rick Perry other idiot...???/

    September 6, 2011 09:09 am at 9:09 am |
  6. Indy

    He was 47th as Governor in job creation and we all know that Governors have more power and responsibility to create jobs over the President. It is well known he was a job killer in the private sector and one of the worst at job creation, and he has been umemployable for five years so pretty hard to take him seriously. If he was so good at job creation the very best chamce he had was the last five years, and how many jobs did he create in the last five years with all of his wealth and resources ? Romneys five year run for President is just getting old and boring.

    September 6, 2011 09:11 am at 9:11 am |