Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Statements about Taxes

Mostly False

"No taxes" pledge never existed

 Republican Party of Virginia

Republican Party of Virginia

Tim Kaine broke a campaign promise not to raise taxes.

— Virginia

Half-True

Some benefits, taxes already here

True

Changing the imbalance will cause pain

Half-True

Some benefits as well as some taxes come early

Mostly False

But he's misinterpreting data.

Mostly True

Omits one fact: Democrats' plan would also balloon deficit

False

Ending the tax cuts wouldn’t even cut the deficit in half

False

Hurt signed Taxpayer Protection Pledge, not a promise to close loopholes