Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Statements about Congress

Full Flop

Land reverses on auto bailout

Terri Lynn Land

Terri Lynn Land

On support for the auto bailouts.

— National

Mostly False

Assets up but net worth is down

Mostly False

Neither he nor lawmakers really go on vacation

Barack Obama

Barack Obama

Congress is on "vacation."

— National

Mostly False

Record says otherwise

True

It was costly to the government and the economy

Mostly False

House didn't but Jackson Lee did

True

She's right, but there's a history of individual suits

Mostly False

The timing doesn't line up

Mostly True

It's pretty darn close

Half-True

It's just a portion of his voting record

Half-True

It's not exactly free

Half-True

Spending went up, but schools felt cuts