Monday, September 22nd, 2014
Scott Walker and Mary Burke, not pictured here, have shown of late in the Wisconsin governor's race that -- as Mulder and Scully from the X-Files might say -- "The truth is out there."

Trending in the Wisconsin governor’s race: The Truth?

Gov. Scott Walker and challenger Mary Burke have made a string of accurate claims of late. But there is still plenty of time for the rhetoric to heat up.

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The Latest from PolitiFact Wisconsin

Require annual audits of fish and wildlife accounts

Develop plan to keep Veterans Trust Fund solvent

Toughen reporting requirements for lobbyists

Create relocation tax credit for businesses moving to Wisconsin

Begin to phase out state tax on retirement income

Mostly True

Early, yes, but some funding restored


It’s half a mountain now


Slower to recover from recession than neighbors

Mostly True

In raw numbers, for last 12 months, yes.