All Half-True statements involving Steve Lonegan

"Violent crime is up since the last year of Sharpe James’ administration. This year it’s higher. … The unemployment rate is almost 15 percent. The high school dropout rate is over 50 percent."

Says under Mayor Cory Booker, Newark has seen "violent crime up five years in a row, murder up five years in a row."

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