Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Our latest fact-checks

Mostly False

The evidence doesn't add up to 3,000

Half-True

Studies vary widely on the number and experts say it is hard to pinpoint

Half-True

There are escape clauses, but don't bet on it

False

Lots of actors in Digital Domain failure but wasn't a Ponzi scheme

Mostly True

Precise number of averted layoffs difficult to pinpoint

Half-True

You can't lay all the blame on any one governor

Pants on Fire!

Repealing Obamacare doesn't mean lifetime coverage

Half-True

Yes, but Crist holds record per pupil

Mostly False

League of Women Voters only said it would be fairer

Mostly False

Military program started under Bush in 2008

True

He voted against the bipartisan compromise

Half Flip

A partial change of position

Full Flop

Was for repeal, now supports it

Mostly False

Ad is based in part on anecdotal and anonymous evidence

Half-True

Scott didn't face prison, but that's what the Fifth is for

False

It was false when Rick Perry said it, too