Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Statements about Federal Budget

Full Flop

Reversed 1996 position

Mark Warner

Mark Warner

On a balanced budget amendment.

— Virginia

Mostly False

Under law, U.S. never pays less than 90 percent

Mostly False

All things counted, no

False

Except for the budget passed this year

Mostly False

Assumes worst-case estimate has already occurred

Full Flop

Seeking distance from a situation he helped create

Eric Cantor

Eric Cantor

On sequestration

— Virginia

Half-True

Omits impact of extending Bush tax cuts

Mostly True

Spending bills were loaded with pork