Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Statements about Crime

Pants on Fire!

Subset of a subset dating back about a decade

True

But DEM says hunting rules don't apply if they are "culling"

True

Crime down, stats show

 Atlanta Police Foundation

Atlanta Police Foundation

"Crime in Atlanta is down 18 percent since 2009."

— Georgia

Pants on Fire!

Wrong date, wrong allegation

False

Physicians, fix thy statistics

 Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

"Rhode Island’s teen binge drinking rate is double the national average."

— Rhode Island

Mostly True

Flawed backup delivers close-to-right number

Mostly False

There was a vote, but others not present have expressed reservations