Saturday, November 29th, 2014

Statements about State Budget

Mostly True

Includes cuts after he left office

Mostly True

Cuts had bipartisan support, until now

Half-True

Overall spending went up, but some programs were cut

Mostly False

Pre-K spending would go up

False

School funding goes up; so does teachers' pension cost

False

Bottom line increased 45 percent

Pants on Fire!

He's signed bills that require workers to contribute to pensions

Mostly True

Not a direct transfer, but close

Mostly True

He's not counting missed pension payments