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Ah, Scottie. Why do you actually want to be senator? Asked a very good question about what he would do as senator to bring good, long-term jobs to the state of New Hampshire, Scott Brown punted, saying literally that that's not his job.
"Here’s the thing. People say, 'What are you going to do to create jobs?' I am not going to create one job, it is not my job to create jobs. It's yours. My job is to make sure that government stays out of your way so that you can actually grow and expand. Obamacare’s a great example. The number one job inhibitor right now is Obamacare…. We have to repeal it."
Setting aside the whole absurd assertion that Obamacare has anything to do with harming job creation—and there's absolutely no indication that it has—here's another indication from Brown that what was good for Massachusetts isn't good for New Hampshire. Take a look at what he was running on in 2012:
Screenshot of Scott Brown's 2012 Senate campaign page in MA, on job creation.
He even bragged about it when asked to tell voters why they should re-elect him, claiming "I have been working each and every day to try to create jobs in Massachusetts."

So how does New Hampshire rate? Not so good, apparently. Now they'll really feel like Brown is just Massachusetts' sloppy seconds.

Originally posted to Joan McCarter on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 07:35 AM PDT.

Also republished by Take New Hampshire Forward! and Daily Kos.

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