Friday, October 31st, 2014

Statements about Public Safety

False

Physicians, fix thy statistics

 Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

"Rhode Island’s teen binge drinking rate is double the national average."

— Rhode Island

Half-True

Even those concerned say "thousands" a strech

Half-True

Maybe more, maybe less, maybe not until next day of business

False

Hundreds? Maybe two per year. Maybe.

Mostly True

If you're a woman who weighs about a hundred, yes

Half-True

Local gun culture might be one key

Mostly False

Should have said 'distracted driving'

Mostly False

Program predates Obama, doesn’t hand out phones