Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Statements about Economy

Mostly True

Number of jobs and workers can differ

Mostly False

If you include high schoolers, senior citizens....

False

What about the aborted flat tax and revised estate tax?

Mostly True

Data is a bit fuzzy, but a safe estimate

Mostly False

Most don't qualify for benefits that high

 Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

"Common welfare programs give income of $43,330 or $20.83 an hour."

— Rhode Island

False

A flawed comparison

Mostly True

Distinction is whether jobs will be for existing Georgians

Half-True

No smoking gun for numbers that high

True

Recovery is finally picking up steam

Mostly True

Yes, using the most common measure

True

U.S. car sector is revving its engines

Mostly True

It's been dropping since 1998