Statements about Deficit

Mostly True

Improvement since the last State of the Union, in fact

Mostly False

Debt limit bill isn't that permissive

Mostly True

When measured as a percentage of GDP

Mostly False

That was the projected, 10-year figure that didn't come to pass

Mostly True

Paul rounds up

Mostly True

Math wise, yes, but a few caveats

Barack Obama

Barack Obama

"We've cut the deficit by two-thirds."

— Wisconsin

Mostly True

Cost so far: 4.5 billion dimes

Mostly True

Depends on the starting point

False

$2 billion worth of assumptions

Mostly True

He offered the warnings as Auditor General