Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Statements about State Finances

Half-True

Spending went up, but schools felt cuts

Mostly False

Most calculations show an increase

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

Mostly True

Data is generally correct, though dated

Half-True

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

Half-True

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

Mostly False

National recession, carmaker woes a much bigger factor