Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Statements about Federal Budget

Half-True

TJ flip-flopped on federal debt

Full Flop

Says times have changed

Eric Cantor

Eric Cantor

On disaster aid offsets

— Virginia

Mostly False

Semantic argument ignores the obvious

False

Was speaking metaphorically

Full Flop

Back where he started

George Allen

George Allen

On subsidies for ethanol production.

— Virginia

False

Update: Now with new information on costs for current seniors

Mostly False

Debt spending a rare bipartisan feat

Mostly False

Shaky figures, poor terminology

True

But options to default are also dire

False

40,000? That's 18 per day