Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Statements about Poverty

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

Mostly True

UPDATED: New Mexico is the exception

 Occupy Democrats

Occupy Democrats

"Nine out of the 10 poorest states are Red states."

— Rhode Island

True

Statistic typically peaks after recessions

Mostly True

Nearly one in five Texas women

Full Flop

Medicaid shift is part of Scott's more moderate agenda

Half-True

Crist picked the high end from one study