Franco Flubs up!
John Mahoney, a small businessman and candidate for state representative in the 13th Worcester District, called on his opponent, personal injury attorney Paul Franco, to reconcile his position on growing businesses in Massachusetts with his decision to send campaign business to Minnesota.
Mr. Franco’s lawn signs, an expenditure of nearly $1,400, have been manufactured by a Minnesota company.
“I am the owner of a small business and I know that every dollar counts,” said Mahoney. “It is inexplicable to send campaign money out of state. I believe in investing in our people. We need to grow businesses right here at home and help them create jobs. As state representative, that will be my top priority.”
In his platform, Mr. Franco calls on the state to adopt more business-friendly measures so that businesses will expand here – rather than in states with more “business friendly” climates. Continue reading Candidate Franco flubs up! AND: Community Health Link workers fight for fair wages!