Friday, November 28th, 2014

Statements about Stimulus

Pants on Fire!

A ridiculous claim no matter who says it

False

Stimulus bought more than jobs

 National Republican Congressional Committee

National Republican Congressional Committee

Says U.S. Rep. Ron Kind’s "stimulus cost taxpayers $278,000 per job."

— Wisconsin

Pants on Fire!

Pig roast goes up in flames

 Ocean State Policy Research Institute

Ocean State Policy Research Institute

"Dubious taxpayer-funded" stimulus spending -- Part II.

— Rhode Island

False

A popular talking point doesn't add up

 National Republican Congressional Committee

National Republican Congressional Committee

Says a new report proves the stimulus supported by N.J. Democrats cost $278,000 per job.

— New Jersey

False

False in 140 characters or less

False

Another stimulus attack, another False

Mostly True

There were some tax hikes too

False

Although unenmployment is high, the stimulus has created jobs

No Flip

Lots of twists in this saga, but was consistent on core issues involved in new application

Half-True

He presents theory as fact