Friday, November 21st, 2014

Statements about Economy

Pants on Fire!

Opposition was clear in November

Allan Fung

Allan Fung

Ken "Block supports Obamacare."

— Rhode Island

Mostly False

Campaign letter oversimplifies, overreaches

Mostly False

Overstated, unsubstantiated

False

Tourist trips are always a minority

Mostly True

UPDATED: New Mexico is the exception

 Occupy Democrats

Occupy Democrats

"Nine out of the 10 poorest states are Red states."

— Rhode Island

Mostly True

With traditional CPI, the difference is even greater.

Half-True

Numbers went up. Why is less clear.

False

Figure applies to personal income, not spending

False

Expensive, but not the "most expensive."

Mostly True

Hyperbole aside, evidence supports claim

False

Wind power tops solar in dependability