Report: Companies with ties to Israel a significant force in Mass.

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December 6, 2013, 6:49 pm
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(NECN) – A report has released showing that Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick’s overseas travels may be providing significant benefits to Massachusetts.

The New England-Israel Business Council study shows that companies with ties to Israel have become a significant force in Massachusetts, employing about 7,000 people.

The numbers have been called staggering.

Patrick called the results impressive, but unsurprising.

He said, “We have earned these results.”

Tags: massachusetts, Robert Kraft, businesses , Deval Patrick, Israel
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