Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Statements about Deficit

Mostly True

Blame is shared, trend is clear

Mostly False

It did rise, but he gets most of the key numbers wrong

Half-True

It's falling significantly now, but rising after 2016

Eric Cantor

Eric Cantor

The federal deficit is "growing."

— National

False

Mixes 'what if' with what is

True

‘Digital diplomacy’ comes with a price

True

Fat deficit made it easy to shed weight

Half-True

A lot of dough, but doesn't drive deficit

Mostly False

Not a ton, but more than one

False

Future cuts, and over 10 years, not two