Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Statements about Women

Mostly False

Census data tells the tale

Mostly False

A question of fairness

Half-True

"Same work" claim depends on job

Mostly False

Wrong to say "for the same work."

Mostly True

Qualifier "on average" the key

Mostly False

Factual gap appears in Carter's gender pay gap statement

Mostly False

Claim doesn't make correct change.

Half-True

Claim needs the rest of the story

True

Equal pay for equal work?

 National Women's Law Center

National Women's Law Center

"In every state, women are paid less than men."

— Georgia

Half-True

Correct, but Barnes needs to add important context

False

The bill lost, and it wouldn't have funded abortions anyway

Half-True

Not by 12th grade, but maybe by age 20

 Georgia Association of Homes and Services for Children

Georgia Association of Homes and Services for Children

By 12th grade, "more than 3 out of 10 girls have been pregnant at least once."

— Georgia

True

Teen baby boom goes bust