Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Statements about Stimulus

Mostly False

Teacher jobs declined in recession but precise layoff number hard to pinpoint

False

Sought, not accepted

False

For starters, two-thirds of stimulus was tax cuts and entitlements

Mostly False

A projection packed with disclaimers

Pants on Fire!

Sends reality blowin' in the wind

Half-True

Stimulus criticism cherry-picks the time frame

Half-True

Crawlin' to a Half True

Half-True

UPDATE: 'Making Work Pay' was for workers only

False

Much of the stimulus literally couldn't be spent that way