Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Statements about Corporations

Mostly False

Terms were secret but vote was public

False

Closest estimate puts U.S. in middle of the pack

Mostly True

Officially, U.S. rate is high, though firms usually pay less

True

HQs are a long way from hometowns

Half-True

Not all from Big Oil

Jeanne Shaheen

Jeanne Shaheen

"Big Oil gave Scott Brown $454,260."

— New Hampshire

Pants on Fire!

A felony in Texas

Half-True

It's not exactly free

Mostly False

Minimum wage factoid not based on the minimum wage

False

He never worked for insurance companies

False

Political donations say otherwise

Mostly True

Best-available stat backs him