Friday, February 27th, 2015

Statements about Children

Half Flip

Position was clear only at one point

Scott Walker

Scott Walker

On Common Core education standards

— Wisconsin

Mostly True

Early, yes, but some funding restored

False

Actually, it's voluntary

Joe  Leibham

Joe Leibham

Says Common Core is a federal mandate.

— Wisconsin

False

No data available comparing cities

Mostly True

Not a federal initiative, but some federal incentives

False

No evidence ultrasound effect that sweeping

Half-True

Protester who posted was homegrown

Mostly True

Van Hollen cites Van Hollen, but our checks show his numebrs seem to add up