Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Statements about State Finances

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)

False

No merit raises, but many across-the-board raises

Half-True

Spending went up, but schools felt cuts

False

Tourist trips are always a minority

True

912 claims resolved, nearly $682,000 paid out