Friday, October 24th, 2014

All statements involving Scott Brown

Mostly True

Mostly True, again, and again

Mostly False

An election-year exaggeration

True

Amendment he backed was broadly written

Mostly True

Not quite that much, but still a lot

Half-True

By percentage, not raw number

 Senate Majority PAC
Senate Majority PAC

"New Hampshire has lost more jobs to China than any other state."

— PolitiFact New Hampshire

Half-True

Not all from Big Oil

Jeanne Shaheen
Jeanne Shaheen

"Big Oil gave Scott Brown $454,260."

— PolitiFact New Hampshire

Mostly True

Number is accurate, sample is small

Mostly False

'Simple fact,' not factual

Mostly True

Not most, but close

Mostly False

Charge lacks full context

Half-True

Deep roots, but he's no native

Scott Brown
Scott Brown

"I’m ninth generation from New Hampshire."

— PolitiFact New Hampshire

Mostly True

Taxes, yes, but a complicated picture on Medicare

Half-True

By one measure, yes; by another, no

Full Flop

Clear-eyed about budget kabuki, but still switched from yes to no in 10 days

Pants on Fire!

Despite grim employment numbers, the stimulus has created jobs

Scott Brown
Scott Brown

The stimulus bill "didn’t create one new job."

— PolitiFact National

False

Not double -- and not an apples-to-apples comparison