Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Statements about Poverty

Mostly False

Minimum wage factoid not based on the minimum wage

Mostly True

True for individuals, not always for families

Mostly False

Overstated, unsubstantiated

Mostly True

UPDATED: New Mexico is the exception

 Occupy Democrats

Occupy Democrats

"Nine out of the 10 poorest states are Red states."

— Rhode Island

Half-True

Not that simple

Mostly False

Doherty's position is more nuanced

Half-True

Estimated range is even broader.

Mostly False

77 cents not based on a job-by-job comparison

False

Fallacious foreclosure factoid