Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Statements about Federal Budget

Pants on Fire!

Too few consulted Google before sharing


Evidence says Medicare benefits are stable

Pants on Fire!

Cassidy voted for the same budget deal

Mostly False

For today's retirees, Medicare is a VERY good deal

 National Republican Senatorial Committee

National Republican Senatorial Committee

Says cuts to Medicare affect people who have already "paid in. We paid for it."

— National


An old, problematic talking point

Pants on Fire!

Documents and multiple interviews say otherwise


It was costly to the government and the economy

Mostly True

Let the states decide, Ernst says