Monday, October 20th, 2014

Statements about Workers

Half-True

N.C. is actually in the bottom quarter of states

Half-True

Ad has a point, but overreaches

Mostly True

Let the states decide, Ernst says

Mostly True

Other countries have gaps in coverage, but yes

Mostly True

Figure is a bit lower if you include part-time jobs

Half-True

Uses an unofficial poverty measure

Mostly True

There are lots of studies; what they mean for policy is less clear

Mostly True

He could've said it a little better

Half-True

For just one of Truman's eight years in office

Half-True

Percentage may have changed since data collected 18 years ago

 Facebook posts

Facebook posts

"44% of homeless people are employed."

— National

False

For 98 percent of families, he's wrong