The Making of Mitt Romney
The Boston Globe
In Mitt Romney, Massachusetts had its first CEO governor. He assembled an impressive Cabinet. As Romney's first secretary of administration and finance, Eric Kriss, played a key role in controlling state finances during the fiscal crisis of 2003-04. Liberals considered him an ideologue. Romney's chief budget cutter had an interesting background: An accomplished blues pianist and composer, he was nominated for a Grammy in 1976.
In Mitt Romney, Massachusetts had its first CEO governor. He assembled an impressive Cabinet. As Romney's first secretary of administration and finance, Eric Kriss, played a key role in controlling state finances during the fiscal crisis of 2003-04. Liberals considered him an ideologue. Romney's chief budget cutter had an interesting background: An accomplished blues pianist and composer, he was nominated for a Grammy in 1976.
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