Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Packing Their Bags…

In case you thought the Patrick administration had held strong on their promise of a better job climate in the Commonwealth, various outlets yesterday reported the closing of the Fidelity Investments office in Marlborough.

With the closure of the Fidelity office, 1,110 jobs will be shipped off to New Hampshire and Rhode Island. This comes on the heels of Evergreen Solar closing the doors to their Devens facility, thus eliminating 800 jobs.

This latest news serves as a reminder that Governor Patrick and Lieutenant Governor Murray should turn their attention to creating an economic climate where all businesses can succeed and thrive in Massachusetts

Click here to view the Boston Globe story in its entirety.

Click here to view the Boston Herald story in its entirety.