Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Statements about Hunger

True

Around 1 in 3 Texas children

Mostly False

An eat-your-veggies kind of claim

Mostly False

Most don't qualify for benefits that high

 Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

"Common welfare programs give income of $43,330 or $20.83 an hour."

— Rhode Island

Pants on Fire!

Too few consulted Google before sharing

Mostly True

He was arrested and could face jail time though it appears unlikely

Pants on Fire!

The distortion here is what Huber claims Feeding America said

Half-True

Bold claim, weak data

False

It was true for a brief moment in mid-2012

Mostly False

Overstated, unsubstantiated

Mostly True

It's a huge piece of the pie

Half-True

Record numbers, but wrong to focus blame on Obama