Friday, October 31st, 2014

Statements about Corporations

Half-True

Correct figure from unrepresentative survey

 Republican State Leadership Committee

Republican State Leadership Committee

"95 percent of job creators say Wisconsin is headed in the right direction."

— Wisconsin

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