Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

All statements involving Mitch McConnell

Mostly False

No such tax breaks exist

Mostly False

Most of his wealth comes from his wife

True

True since the early 1990s

Mitch McConnell
Mitch McConnell

"More women are graduating from college now than men."

— PolitiFact National

Half-True

A once-popular claim back in rotation

Half-True

Accurate quote, without key context

Alison Lundergan Grimes
Alison Lundergan Grimes

"Sen. McConnell says it's not his job to bring jobs to Kentucky."

— PolitiFact National

Mostly True

Most are under 30

Full Flop

For the change in 2005, against it now

Half-True

The numbers are more art than science

Mostly False

More like a war on words

Mostly False

Our audit tells a different story

Mitch McConnell
Mitch McConnell

Says Matt Bevin has repeatedly failed to pay his taxes.

— PolitiFact National

Half-True

Uncounted losses, overrated wins

Half-True

McConnell also said he'd meet the president halfway

False

Now-reviled company did confer, but no evidence they wrote big portions of bill

False

Actually, bill seeks to avoid them

Half-True

More New England Journal of Medicine than Penthouse