Monday, November 24th, 2014

Statements about Welfare

Pants on Fire!

Hit the brakes on this rumor

False

Twisting the meaning of a border security program

Full Flop

A big change after the election

Pants on Fire!

More like zero states

Half-True

Even with broad definition of welfare, number is high

Mostly False

Once supported waivers; never asked for one

False

Government benefits were smaller than today, but far from zero

Pants on Fire!

That's not what the memo says

False

Evidence points to opposite conclusion

True

Might even be understatement