Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Statements about State Finances

Mostly False

Most don't qualify for benefits that high

 Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity

"Common welfare programs give income of $43,330 or $20.83 an hour."

— Rhode Island

Mostly True

Make that 64 percent

 Democratic National Committee

Democratic National Committee

"College tuition rates in Texas jumped by 55% since 2003."

— Texas

Mostly True

School funding formula to be overhauled

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