Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
Mary Burke and Gov. Scott Walker shook hands before their final debate on Oct. 17, 2014. JS Photo Michael Sears

Mary Burke, Scott Walker rely on old favorites in final debate

Their first meeting featured a lot of tried and True, but Friday’s second debate between Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke bent more towards tried and False.

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False

Law on hold; future uncertain

False

Actually a net gain of jobs on her watch

 Republican Governors Association
Republican Governors Association

Mary "Burke’s record: 130,000 fewer jobs."

Mostly False

Data incomplete; many factors involved