Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Statements about Financial Regulation

Half-True

A glaring omission: Wages have gone up dramatically since 1913.

True

A lot of regs, but too popular to repeal

True

Bank employees got a 5 percent commission for referrals

Mostly False

He wasn't in Congress when TARP was approved.

False

2008 was so very, very long ago

False

Gingrey's GM claim veers off-course

Half-True

Atwater left 14 months before FDIC stepped in

Mostly True

Talking specifically about FBI investigations

Mostly False

By most calculations, the claim is not accurate