Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Statements about Poverty

False

Losing a job is way worse

Pants on Fire!

A stat pulled out of thin air

Mostly True

That's pretty close, but beware a rural bias in the stats

Mostly True

No state income tax

Half-True

Expansion would create some jobs, but estimates vary

False

La Colonia wasn't a colonia

Mostly False

Minimum wage factoid not based on the minimum wage

Mostly True

True for individuals, not always for families

False

It was true for a brief moment in mid-2012

Mostly False

Overstated, unsubstantiated

Half-True

He takes too much credit