Friday, December 19th, 2014

Statements about Taxes

False

The investors are being paid and they're covered by insurance

Mostly False

League of Women Voters only said it would be fairer

Mostly True

Being a homeowner is key

False

Other comments suggest otherwise

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

Jorge Elorza "wants to impose a municipal income tax."

— Rhode Island

False

Closest estimate puts U.S. in middle of the pack

Mostly True

Officially, U.S. rate is high, though firms usually pay less

True

HQs are a long way from hometowns

Mostly True

Early, yes, but some funding restored

False

Not if you read the WSJ editorial

Mostly False

State takes obligations seriously

False

He left the breaks in place, he didn't create them