Statements we say are Mostly True
The Central Falls fire department is "one of the lowest, if not the lowest, paid fire departments in the state and entire region."
"The average 401(k) in America of a person who's 60 years old is under $100,000."
"We are one of the most expensive [bus] rides in New England."
"The federal government borrows $4 billion every day."
"For every [coyote] they kill, the population will replace and usually multiply."
"We’re paying out-of-state residential facilities hundreds of thousands of dollars, if not more," to house children in state custody
At Twin River, "we're more than competitive" with nearby casinos in slot machine payouts.
The richest 400 taxpayers are taxed at a lower rate than a $29,000-a-year worker
"Rhode Island has the highest percentage of uninsured adults of any state in New England."
"Over 80 percent of the people want the shot to vote" on whether to approve same-sex marriage, according to polls.
Rhode Island spends less than 10 percent of what the average state spends promoting tourism.
Measures taken by my administration "have saved taxpayers $1 billion."
Providence teachers "can go five or six years without an evaluation."
Says "John Loughlin voted to let people accused of domestic violence keep their guns."
Kilmartin has helped pass laws to "create a witness protection program."
"He's the only candidate who's balanced budgets and brought jobs to Providence."
"Bill Lynch told three lies in ten seconds"
Rhode Island is "at the top of the country for alcohol-related fatalities."
"We are amassing most of our military strength in a country where fewer than 100 members of al Qaeda remain."
If Rhode Island applied a 1-percent sales tax on all items exempt from sales tax, ''the state would receive an additional $89,376,857.''
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