It's actually worse
Only 50 percent of students from Milwaukee public high schools "go on to a two-or four-year college."
Raw dollars: Biggest; adjusted for inflation: Near the top
"The University of Wisconsin System budget is the biggest it has ever been."
Across-the-board tax cuts mean bigger savings for highest earners
Under Donald Trump's tax plan, "the top 0.1 percent of taxpayers -- people earning multiple millions of dollars a year, on average -- would get more tax relief than the bottom 60 percent of taxpayers combined."
Fake quote added to real photo
Says Demond Means, "turnaround district" superintendent for Milwaukee Public Schools, said the district "needs to be gutted."
Wrong stat cited; ratio actually 29:1
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has "2.8 students per faculty" member, "tied for second-lowest in its history since 1994."
Radio ad muddles the reality
On how to respond to Puerto Rico’s debt crisis.
Claim is revised in revised ad
"Russ Feingold got a memo in 2009 that outlined veteran harm" at a Wisconsin VA facility "and nothing was done."
Withholding support, at least for now
On supporting the eventual Republican presidential nominee
No U.S. taxpayer funds; but cutting Puerto Rico's debts could hurt American investors
Says Paul Ryan backs a proposal that would be a "bailout" of Puerto Rico.
Started it with brother-in-law, who owned predecessor company
Says he "started" the Pacur plastics manufacturing company he owns.
Main aim of purchase is to make it harder for Iran to make a nuclear weapon
The decision for the United States to buy heavy water from Iran "will directly subsidize Iran’s nuclear program."
True in the past, false in the present
Says Ted Cruz "wanted to let in more Syrian refugees and give amnesty to illegal immigrants."
Listing due to health considerations, not criminal penalties
"Under the federal Controlled Substance Act, marijuana is listed in the same Schedule I as heroin," even though "marijuana is not a killer drug like heroin."
Of the 30 states with set rates, yes
Wisconsin pays criminal defense lawyers who represent the indigent $40 per hour, "the lowest in the country."
Best data generally backs claim, but it's from 1998
About "1 percent of all the gun sellers are responsible for more than half of the guns that are used in crimes."
Yes, though history favors him less than it might appear
Ten times, no Republican candidate for president had enough delegates to claim the nomination before the party’s convention, and seven of those times "somebody who was not the leader of delegates was selected as the nominee of the party."
A talking point that doesn't add up
"Hedge fund managers and others in private equity pay much lower (tax) rates on their income than do truck drivers and teachers and nurses."
Then: Primary winner. Now: Presumptive nominee
On supporting winner of Democratic primary with her superdelegate vote.
A math misfire
"For the votes that we got, I think we spent, on average, two bucks a pop. Compared to 42 bucks" for incumbent Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele.
Rules are made to be changed
"There are no rules governing" the 2016 Republican convention, "the rules have not been set."
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