Statements about State Budget

Mostly False

It's money already owed to the state

 Conservative Solutions PAC

Conservative Solutions PAC

Says Chris Christie "instituted an Internet sales tax."

— National

Half-True

Not the only way of measuring spending

Half-True

By one yardstick, not by another

Half-True

Singling out Bush for a widespread problem

Mostly True

With a big assist from the national recovery

Mostly False

A majority of that is due to inflation

Half-True

Some addition, some subtraction

Half-True

Spending went up, but schools felt cuts

Half-True

Proposed increase, but signed cuts into law

Mostly False

Most calculations show an increase

False

Veterans pensions, workers' comp were among programs in place then

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

Half-True

Paul's number is off, but he has a point