Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Statements about Government Efficiency

Mostly True

Experts say he's right, though shutdowns are unpredictable

False

It had some company -- two other bills.

Pants on Fire!

Mighty narrow definition of worked

Half-True

Even with broad definition of welfare, number is high

Half-True

Treasurer's office hasn't closed its doors when he's gone

Mostly True

It's about right, but a lot is checks to individuals

False

No explicit spending cap, but not unlimited spending

Mostly False

Cherry-picked figures

False

Congressional researchers warned the calculation can't be made