Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Statements about Welfare

Pants on Fire!

More fake news passed off as real

Mostly True

Excluding the children, the disabled and the elderly

False

Twisting the meaning of a border security program

Mostly False

Once supported waivers; never asked for one

False

Government benefits were smaller than today, but far from zero

Pants on Fire!

That's not what the memo says

Half-True

One Census Bureau number supports it, but it's an unofficial one

False

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

Half-True

Record numbers, but wrong to focus blame on Obama