Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Statements about Message Machine 2010

Mostly True

Smaller paychecks for workers, tax breaks for employers

Half-True

Cherry-picking quotes for wacky effect

Pants on Fire!

Cookie-cutter ad gone bad

 Crossroads GPS

Crossroads GPS

"North Dakota's economy is reeling."

— National

True

Reid called the amendment racist and divisive

Mostly False

Cost-of-living-increase decided by formula, not Congress

False

We found something fishy about this ad

Pants on Fire!

No such vote.

Mostly False

One deciding vote, or 60?

Pants on Fire!

LBJ's government-run health plan is 45 years old

Mostly True

Wouldn't reinstate Clinton-era ban, at least

Half-True

Despite ad's focus on seniors, Toomey's proposal would exempt them

Pants on Fire!

Another in the long line of rhetorical excesses by health bill opponents

Mostly True

We check the part of the ad that wasn't about Aqua Buddha

True

Buck hasn't backed off this one