Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

All statements involving Rick Perry

True

Perry: It's ok if a state wants to set a minimum

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Democratic National Committee

Rick Perry doesn’t think there should be a federal minimum wage.

— PolitiFact Texas

Half-True

Not No. 1 proportionally speaking

Pants on Fire!

Not at issue in 2011 legislative session

Mostly True

Some qualify for coverage without expansion

True

Nearly 1 in 5

Mostly True

A tinge of mystery

False

Texas-sized claim has little proof

Half-True

Bookends two out of 140-plus months

Half-True

Less in a few years--and it's complicated

True

Like scoring 100 when Texas scores 99

Half-True

Parents parted after more than a decade of marriage

Mostly True

Take closer look at eye-popping stat from Wall Street Journal

Mostly False

Ban stalled, wouldn't spill onto 7-Elevens anyway

Mostly False

Omits hoops and hurdles