Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Statements about Income

Mostly False

Viral video overlooks key context in wage gap

Mostly True

The 1% is raking in the recovery

True

Accurate figure, despite rising minority population

Half-True

There's a big racial gap, but not as big as he says

Mostly False

Most studies disagree

False

Factoid does not compute

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