Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Statements about Taxes

Half-True

Some up, some down

Craig James

Craig James

Says Rick Perry cut taxes.

— Texas

Mostly True

Unemployment: $20 million. Food stamps: $0.

Mostly True

Closing loopholes drove up revenue

Mostly False

It was the industry's idea

Pants on Fire!

Fails to show the way

False

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

True

Five times counting repeats

Mostly True

Analyses support statement, but businesses pass on tax burden

Mostly False

It's for anything lawmakers agree on (including disasters)

Mostly False

Backup study disputed