Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Statements about State Budget

Mostly True

8 actually -- from three different agencies

Mostly False

No evidence that she did more than express concern

Gina Raimondo

Gina Raimondo

"I fought 38 Studios from the beginning."

— Rhode Island

False

$2 billion worth of assumptions

False

As of now, a "structural deficit" is projected

Mostly True

He offered the warnings as Auditor General

False

Education spending a major campaign theme

False

Lots of actors in Digital Domain failure but wasn't a Ponzi scheme

False

The investors are being paid and they're covered by insurance

True

Tax revenue was up, then down

Half-True

Some addition, some subtraction

Half-True

Many reasons for layoffs

Mostly False

Data incomplete; many factors involved