Statements about County Budget

Half-True

Numbers on target, but credit larger forces too

Half-True

It did, from a low mark, but it’s not all due to Falk

False

Veterans pensions, workers' comp were among programs in place then

False

School funding goes up; so does teachers' pension cost

False

His measuring stick drops a main driver of costs: Fringe benefits

Half Flip

Trying to have it both ways

Mostly True

Yes, but increase was middle of the pack

Half-True

The type of cuts where the budget keeps growing

Mostly False

Only a handful of officials have access to (non-luxury) vehicles

True

Some didn’t have the chance, but the state lawmaker is on point