Friday, May 29th, 2015
Outgoing Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley speaks with reporters during a roundtable on Jan. 16, 2015.

Martin O'Malley on the Truth-O-Meter

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is joining the field of 2016 Democratic presidential contenders. Here's a look back at his Truth-O-Meter record so far.

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False

Delaware and Michigan also scored a AAA rating

True

This don likes to talk about his business

Mostly True

Positive signs but prediction a bit premature

Pants on Fire!

Actually, he was in Wisconsin

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Democrat "Russ Feingold announced his Wisconsin Senate run today from…California."

— PolitiFact Wisconsin

Mostly False

Eighteen permanent employees were fired

Mostly True

Yes, in first year. But benefit would be ongoing