The price of accuracy is eternal vigilance
Says Thomas Jefferson said, "You might be able to fool the people for awhile, and they may go astray, but sooner or later the American people are going to wake up and they will correct the course."
Right on Social Security, wrong on Medicare
"Current projections indicate that Medicare will go bankrupt by 2017, while Social Security will bottom out by 2037."
— PolitiFact Georgia
Some do, some don't
"Today, when people retire in Galveston County, Texas, they retire making at least 50 percent more than they would ever get out of Social Security."
— PolitiFact National
Says an alternative to Social Security that operates in Galveston County, Texas, has meant that participants will "retire with a whole lot more money" than under Social Security.
Obama no friend to big biz, Herman Cain, potential GOP foe, says
The United States is "the only developed country in the world that has not cut its corporate tax rate."
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