(Paul Mirengoff) James Pethokoukis has cast doubt on claims by the Washington Post that, while at Bain Capital, Romney was involved with companies that were sending jobs overseas. As I discussed here, the Post relied on six Bain-related companies: Computer Software Inc. (CSI), Stream Internationl, Modus Media, GT Bicycle, SMTC Corp., and Chippac. Let’s look at each of them.
The Washington Post reported today that Bain Capital, the private equity firm Mitt Romney headed for 15 years, invested extensively in companies that moved jobs overseas to low-wage countries like China. The practice contradicts the... Read Post
The Romney campaign e-mailed James Pethokoukis the text above when he asked about Romney's claim that he created 100,000 jobs while working at Bain. Pethokoukis is unsatisfied: Romney likes to say, “I love data.” It’s time he does a... Read Post
(Paul Mirengoff) The lead story in today’s Washington Post is a report about how companies which with Bain Capital was involved during Mitt Romney’s time there “sent jobs overseas.” Having failed to gain much mileage out of a “Romne... Read Post