Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

All statements involving Bernie Sanders

Mostly True

Accurately quotes study, but part of methodology questioned

Mostly True

An unconventional cut at the data, but basically accurate

Mostly True

Yes, but he's not a "gun nut"

Mostly False

Israel and Mexico have higher rates

Mostly True

The 1% is raking in the recovery

Mostly True

Simplification

False

Privatize, not abolish

Half-True

Includes firms that lost money

True

Public views on income inequality have been consistent for 30 years

Mostly True

More late night fodder

Mostly False

2010 was highest rate in 17 years, but available data doesn't support sweeping claim

Bernie Sanders
Bernie Sanders

"Poverty levels (are) at an all-time high."

— PolitiFact National