Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Statements from Milwaukee County

Mostly False

Only a handful of officials have access to (non-luxury) vehicles

True

Some didn’t have the chance, but the state lawmaker is on point

False

State constitution, court rulings and experts say otherwise

Pants on Fire!

The list – including roaches, ceiling plaster and exit signs – shows otherwise

Half-True

One full-timer, sure. But contractors do much of the work

Mostly False

Even critics of the wage and hiring rule say they are not the sole cause for vacant land

False

The idea was already on the table. And that savings could end up a loss

Mostly True

Costs are higher, but not as high as they would otherwise be, and Holloway played a key role

Mostly False

Following the money suggests otherwise when it comes to partisanship

False

State law says fees can’t be put into other parts of the budget

True

Even a county union leader says plan, if passed, would not have fit the definition