Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Statements about Job Accomplishments

Half-True

Too narrow a look at Obama's actions

Mostly True

Widely cited number, but there's a smaller alternative figure, too

False

It was the high end of a temporary projection that didn't materialize

 Red, White and Blue Fund

Red, White and Blue Fund

Mitt Romney "left Massachusetts $1 billion in debt."

— National

False

Two during his tenure, two after he was gone

Half-True

He kept one promise. Others have lagged

Half-True

He enacted a flatter tax, but Utah wasn't No. 1 in job creation by the standard measurement

False

Unemployment fell -- but not that far

Half-True

Progress on GDP growth and income, but stubborn problems on jobs