Saturday, December 20th, 2014

Statements about Medicare

Full Flop

A big change after the election

Half-True

Said that, and more

Mostly True

One of several directors

False

The lie that will not die

Half Flip

New plan steps away from Ryan’s, but not by much

Half-True

The $716B 'cut' wasn't a vote by itself

False

She cited many reasons at the time, but not that one

False

His role a limited one, with Congress, the president and more involved

False

Plan cited is silent on how to make Social Security solvent

False

Earlier ad said “cut”: that’s way closer to the truth

Half-True

So-called cut reflects savings from slowing growth in spending

Mostly False

A claim oft repeated and never right

Pants on Fire!

Recycled claim long ago debunked