Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Statements about Economy

Half-True

By percentage, not raw number

Half-True

"Same work" claim depends on job

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

Slower to recover from recession than neighbors

True

Better lately, but longer view not kind to state

False

He voted six times, all right

Pants on Fire!

Far fetched and misleading

True

Wages, property income, government assistance all up

Half-True

Not adjusted for inflation

False

Africa's 'Bono' missed a beat on this claim