Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Statements about Government Efficiency

True

It was costly to the government and the economy

Half-True

Some additional prosecutors and other staff

True

912 claims resolved, nearly $682,000 paid out

False

Expensive, but not the "most expensive."

True

"Small" is a broad definition

Mostly True

And he wants it too

False

Special sessions cost quite a bit less than the regular variety.

Mostly True

Experts say he's right, though shutdowns are unpredictable