Saturday, August 1st, 2015

Statements about Workers

False

Dangerous but not THAT dangerous

Mostly False

Percentage points vs percentage

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

True

Among the lowest

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

True

And 36 others are collecting over $100,000 a year

Mostly False

Minimum wage factoid not based on the minimum wage