Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Statements about Children

Mostly False

UPDATED: School districts would control

False

Research shows gay, straight parents equally nurturing

False

One missing word can mean a lot

Half-True

Comparisons are tough

Mostly True

No. 1 in access, but 35th in per pupil spending, says a report

Full Flop

And a judge struck down the adoption ban

Charlie Crist

Charlie Crist

On adoption by gay couples

— Florida

Half-True

Uses an unofficial poverty measure

Mostly True

Accurate, except for a few quibbles

False

Physicians, fix thy statistics

 Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

"Rhode Island’s teen binge drinking rate is double the national average."

— Rhode Island

Mostly True

Not a federal initiative, but some federal incentives