In a Sept. 2, 2015, interview, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said all crime, in estimate, is committed by about 15 percent of the population (Audio from the Texas Standard).

Dan Patrick says all crime committed by about 15 percent of population

In a radio inteview, Dan Patrick put specific numbers behind his point that most Americans are law-abiding.


A reader wondered about Patrick's claim. Our verdict: Pants on Fire!


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