Friday, October 31st, 2014

All statements involving Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce

Mostly False

Stereotypical, yes

Mostly False

Ranking outdated, misleading

 Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce
Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce

Wisconsin’s laws "ranked the worst in the world for mining investment."

— PolitiFact Wisconsin

Mostly True

Yes, but increase was middle of the pack

 Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce
Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce

"When Nancy Nusbaum was Brown County executive, spending went up nearly 50 percent."

— PolitiFact Wisconsin

Mostly False

Overheated language obscures the fact no permanent damage was done

Mostly True

There’s plenty of ore to be dug up, if permits are approved and the demand for steel remains high

Half-True

Workers wouldn't have picked up the full tab, but plan did propose free benefits to the unemployed