Friday, August 28th, 2015

Statements about Debt

Mostly True

Math wise, yes, but a few caveats

Barack Obama

Barack Obama

"We've cut the deficit by two-thirds."

— Wisconsin

False

No position does not equal opposition

Mostly True

Blame is shared, trend is clear

False

Actually, it's much smaller

Mostly True

State, other county officials, had a hand

Mostly True

Average, though not necessarily typical

False

Wrong on amount under Obama, overstates blame

False

Deficit reduction measures included tax hikes

Half-True

Sure, but same bills sought major deficit reduction