Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Statements about Economy

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

Mostly True

Not the deep ocean

Sheldon Whitehouse

Sheldon Whitehouse

The oceans "have become 30 percent more acidic."

— Rhode Island

Mostly False

Latest figures show otherwise

Mostly True

Many measures, each flawed

Half-True

Not that simple