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As the referendum on a tax to fund transportation projects for metro Atlanta nears, our fact check tally rises.
Your PolitiFact Georgia scribes have completed nearly two dozen fact checks on Tuesday's referendum, which has made bedfellows out of earstwhile enemies. The Sierra Club has joined forces with members of Georgia's Tea Party to oppose the measure, while Chamber of Commerce-types have allied with sustainability advocates to rally for it.
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Those for and against the one-percent tax increase say that the facts and figures are on their side. Sometimes they are. Other times they aren’t.
We'll tell you who's right in this roundup of our rulings.
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Here’s how both sides have fared so far:
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