Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Statements about Campaign Finance

Half-True

The stocks and bonds are his wife's, but he has a savings account

Mostly False

Begich got just $5,000 four years ago, none since

False

Maybe six years ago but not now

False

Political donations say otherwise

Mostly True

For his campaign, no, but for other groups, yes

Half-True

Only counts one election cycle

Half-True

The donors on the list are pretty accurate, but they aren't described correctly

Half-True

A lot depends on definition of "lobbyist"

Half-True

When a lobbyist isn't a lobbyist