Sunday, October 26th, 2014

All statements involving Jeff Merkley

Half-True

Splitting the difference on Social Security

False

He voted six times, all right

 Freedom Partners
Freedom Partners

Sen. Jeff Merkley "voted six times for more debt."

— PolitiFact Oregon

False

'Vocal support' doesn't equate to cosponsorship

Half-True

Number's about right, but the proof is a little shy

False

Casting about when it comes to claims on the ACA

True

He's right, even if you deduct some losing their coverage.

Mostly True

It's the average debt -- for those who have debt.

True

But not every state has large commercial operations

Jeff Merkley
Jeff Merkley

Christmas trees are grown in all 50 States.

— PolitiFact Oregon

Mostly True

Payroll tax holiday puts jobs on holiday, too

Mostly True

The effect on commodity prices is clearer

Mostly True

Children are abused in good times, too.