Saturday, November 29th, 2014

Statements about State Finances

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

She wasn't Chancellor Burke

False

As of now, a "structural deficit" is projected

Mostly True

He offered the warnings as Auditor General

False

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

True

Tax revenue was up, then down

Mostly True

Yes, with shift to public employees (who also pay taxes)