Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Statements about Deficit

Mostly True

He offered the warnings as Auditor General

True

And 36 others are collecting over $100,000 a year

False

Other comments suggest otherwise

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Jorge Elorza "wants to impose a municipal income tax."

— Rhode Island

True

It’s half a mountain now

Barack Obama

Barack Obama

"We cut our deficits by more than half."

— Wisconsin

True

It was costly to the government and the economy

Half-True

It's not exactly free

Mostly False

Campaign letter oversimplifies, overreaches

True

Federal government covers all costs

Mostly True

Saving while spending almost $1 trillion

Mostly True

Blame is shared, trend is clear