Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Statements about Job Accomplishments

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.

Mostly True

At least since 1996

Mostly True

Hyperbole aside, evidence supports claim