Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Statements about Health Care

False

The lie that will not die

Pants on Fire!

The tax is Obamacare. And the rich pay most. Over 10 years

Mostly False

Doherty's position is more nuanced

Half-True

Depends on who's counting; "burden" debatable.

Half-True

Medical costs among many causes of bankruptcy

Pants on Fire!

Myth repeated 4 times in 45 seconds.

Half-True

Estimated range is even broader.

False

Best nonpartisan analysis says it will SAVE money

False

Grads of foreign schools, yes. For-profit, no

Half-True

Nobody really knows the amount of Medicare fraud.

Mostly False

True in one 2009 poll, not since

Pants on Fire!

Another lie that won't die