Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Statements about State Finances

False

Figure applies to personal income, not spending

Half-True

Point is accurate, but the numbers don’t play well together

False

Expensive, but not the "most expensive."

Half-True

Turned things around, but comparison is flawed

Mostly False

Shared responsibility with governor, legislators

Mostly True

State: About on schedule

Mostly True

Getting by with a little help from your legislative friends

True

Farmers, lawyers and a ghost, but no CPAs

True

A still-painful cut

 New Jersey Education Association

New Jersey Education Association

"Trenton politicians cut $1.3 billion from education."

— New Jersey

True

Like scoring 100 when Texas scores 99