Friday, October 24th, 2014

Statements about State Finances

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

Pants on Fire!

And it rained all summer

Mostly False

Impossible deed alone

Mostly False

Clinics didn't provide abortions

Half-True

Some up, some down

Craig James

Craig James

Says Rick Perry cut taxes.

— Texas

Mostly False

Unusual methodology

 Keep Conservatives United

Keep Conservatives United

Says "Rick Perry doubled spending in a decade."

— Texas

False

Overlooks three states--that might could fit in a Texas county

Half-True

Punts on $6 billion in costs too