Friday, October 24th, 2014

Statements about Education

Half-True

Both came to support it after opposing it

False

Education spending a major campaign theme

Pants on Fire!

An inflammatory claim

 Local 799 of the International Assoc. of Fire Fighters

Local 799 of the International Assoc. of Fire Fighters

"Elorza wants to teach our public school children about the ‘non-existence of God.’"

— Rhode Island

Mostly False

The evidence doesn't add up to 3,000

Mostly True

Precise number of averted layoffs difficult to pinpoint

Half-True

Some addition, some subtraction

Half-True

Yes, but Crist holds record per pupil

Mostly True

Budget votes at issue

Mostly True

Early, yes, but some funding restored