Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Statements about Congress

True

It was costly to the government and the economy

Mostly False

House didn't but Jackson Lee did

True

She's right, but there's a history of individual suits

Mostly False

The timing doesn't line up

Mostly True

It's pretty darn close

Mostly False

Members of Congress due a pay raise?

Half-True

It's just a portion of his voting record

Half-True

It's not exactly free

Half-True

Spending went up, but schools felt cuts

Mostly False

Has bipartisan support inside and outside Congress

Half-True

So you're saying a lot of Kentucky won't see this

Mostly False

Reports blame management failures, not money woes

Mostly True

Earmark explosion is more of a 1990s thing, though