Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Statements about Cap and Trade

False

Brown didn't vote yes and so-called plan doesn't even exist

Mostly False

Dim evidence

 U.S. Chamber of Commerce

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Tim Kaine supported "higher energy costs for families."

— Virginia

False

Evidence says he doesn't

Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum

Says Mitt Romney supports cap and trade.

— National

False

Except when he did favor it

Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich

"I never favored cap and trade."

— National

Mostly True

His energy policies stay the same either way

False

Evidence beyond flimsy

Half-True

Higher gas prices under Obama. Context blaming him veers off course.

Half-True

Yes, but to protect SW Virginia and coal industry

Full Flop

A change of heart

Scott Bruun

Scott Bruun

On a cap-and-trade plan.

— Oregon