Sunday, July 5th, 2015

Statements about Government regulation

Half-True

The foods are common, organisms in the food are not

False

Factoid does not compute

Mostly False

Most don't qualify for benefits that high

 Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

"Common welfare programs give income of $43,330 or $20.83 an hour."

— Rhode Island

Mostly True

He offered the warnings as Auditor General

Pants on Fire!

An inflammatory claim

 Local 799 of the International Assoc. of Fire Fighters

Local 799 of the International Assoc. of Fire Fighters

"Elorza wants to teach our public school children about the ‘non-existence of God.’"

— Rhode Island

Mostly False

Minimum wage factoid not based on the minimum wage

True

But DEM says hunting rules don't apply if they are "culling"

False

Expensive, but not the "most expensive."

Mostly True

Hyperbole aside, evidence supports claim

Half-True

Flat at record highs