Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Statements about City Budget

Mostly True

And three times he didn't

 American LeadHERship PAC

American LeadHERship PAC

"As mayor, [Allan Fung] raised taxes three times."

— Rhode Island

Mostly False

Data incomplete; many factors involved

Mostly True

UPDATED: And more were poised to join the club

False

Other comments suggest otherwise

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Jorge Elorza "wants to impose a municipal income tax."

— Rhode Island

True

Just above 50 percent

Mostly False

Campaign letter oversimplifies, overreaches

Pants on Fire!

Treasurer's 'calculation' ignores half the equation

Mostly True

Good numbers were hard to find

False

But 52% more folks used just 21% more water

Mostly True

At least since 1996

False

This claim doesn't hold water

Pants on Fire!

A stretch so big our backs hurt