Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Statements about Trade

Mostly False

Tariff breaks, not earmarks, though both raise pay-to-play concerns

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

U.S. Rep. Allen West wants to bring back earmarks.

— Florida

False

That omits deals with South Korea, Colombia, and Panama

Mostly True

Prices are expected to drop over the next decade

Half-True

Slip of the tongue doesn't destroy underlying point

Half-True

They opposed anything that looked like a tax increase

False

Geography lesson anyone?

False

Doubling is a goal -- the U.S. is only a third of the way there