Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Statements about Government Efficiency

False

Land price claim has cracks in foundation.

Mostly True

Fraudulent contract spending is kind of his thing

Half-True

Phillips distorts purpose of study

Mostly True

He said then that government had to control entrenched interests

Pants on Fire!

Pig roast goes up in flames

 Ocean State Policy Research Institute

Ocean State Policy Research Institute

"Dubious taxpayer-funded" stimulus spending -- Part II.

— Rhode Island

Mostly False

More like the lowest number in a decade

Half-True

Libya did pass a budget in June, but the comparison means little

True

A bump in federal workers was more than cancelled out by losses at state, local levels

Mostly False

Claim is based on squishy report, according to the folks who wrote it