Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Statements about State Budget

True

Like scoring 100 when Texas scores 99

Mostly False

Border spending up, as available info suggested

Mostly False

State spending alone usually doesn't

Mostly True

Take closer look at eye-popping stat from Wall Street Journal

True

One bonus for many, raises to a few

Mostly True

Costs can be passed on to individuals

Mostly True

Counts D.C. as a state

Texas Association of School Boards

Texas Association of School Boards

"Texas ranks 49th in per-pupil funding among the states."

— Texas

False

Counts major tax swap as more school aid

Mostly True

Edged Idaho in 2010