Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Statements about Poverty

True

Home web access links to income

False

Only if you arbitrarily exclude a majority of federal spending

Mostly False

Israel and Mexico have higher rates

Mostly False

Moms matter, but this stat is wrong

True

Make that 31.5 cents

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

False

What about the aborted flat tax and revised estate tax?

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

False

A flawed comparison