Friday, November 28th, 2014

Statements about Job Accomplishments

Mostly False

No evidence that she did more than express concern

Gina Raimondo

Gina Raimondo

"I fought 38 Studios from the beginning."

— Rhode Island

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

Mostly True

Except this year, and trend is down

Mostly True

Cue "Pomp and Circumstance"

Angel Taveras

Angel Taveras

"Providence graduation rates are up."

— Rhode Island

Pants on Fire!

Treasurer's 'calculation' ignores half the equation

True

912 claims resolved, nearly $682,000 paid out

Mostly True

It was more like $70 million

Half-True

Numbers went up. Why is less clear.