Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Statements This Week - ABC News

False

Small businesspeople, millionaires not the same

Half-True

Different polls reach different conclusions

Mostly True

Few countries limit borrowing precisely as the U.S. does

Arianna Huffington

Arianna Huffington

"Most countries have no debt ceiling."

— National

Mostly False

In April, Clyburn and his caucus voted to end Bush tax cuts for the rich

Mostly True

Manufacturing jobs have gone up, after a long, steep slide

Mostly True

She overlooks actual job creation, but her point about labor force shrinkage is important

Mostly True

The GOP would cut lots of other things, but those programs are on the list

True

A "great recession" that earned its nickname

False

Designed in U.S., made in China

Mostly True

"Giveaways"? Tax breaks, yes.