Friday, October 31st, 2014

Statements about Economy

Mostly False

No evidence that she did more than express concern

Gina Raimondo

Gina Raimondo

"I fought 38 Studios from the beginning."

— Rhode Island

False

$2 billion worth of assumptions

Mostly True

He offered the warnings as Auditor General

Mostly True

And three times he didn't

 American LeadHERship PAC

American LeadHERship PAC

"As mayor, [Allan Fung] raised taxes three times."

— Rhode Island

False

The investors are being paid and they're covered by insurance

True

And 36 others are collecting over $100,000 a year

False

Other comments suggest otherwise

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Jorge Elorza "wants to impose a municipal income tax."

— Rhode Island

Half-True

Not adjusted for inflation

Mostly False

Minimum wage factoid not based on the minimum wage

Mostly True

True for individuals, not always for families

Pants on Fire!

Opposition was clear in November

Allan Fung

Allan Fung

Ken "Block supports Obamacare."

— Rhode Island