Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Statements about Deficit

Half-True

Stimulus criticism cherry-picks the time frame

Mostly False

He has a plan for the deficit, but does that reduce the debt?

False

Wrong on amount under Obama, overstates blame

Half-True

UPDATE: His number includes last year's cuts

Mostly False

Access delayed, access denied.

False

Deficit reduction measures included tax hikes

Half-True

Omits impact of extending Bush tax cuts

Half-True

Sure, but same bills sought major deficit reduction

False

Best nonpartisan analysis says it will SAVE money

Half-True

Numbers are right, but is it all Obama's fault?