Friday, October 24th, 2014

Statements about Education

Half-True

Yes, if using Obama assumptions

Mostly True

Yes, but he also cautioned it might not be achieved in first budget

True

The few others pale in comparison

False

High and outside

 Wisconsin Education Association Council

Wisconsin Education Association Council

State budget cuts for local schools resulted in "nearly 4,000 educator layoffs"

— Wisconsin

Mostly False

Twenty six states short of knowing that

Mostly False

Number far overstates the case, but it’s one way to look at it

True

Federal stimulus money didn't offset a cut in state aid

False

Milwaukee Public Schools may be hurt, but studies say not so for out-state districts

Mostly True

Much of the spending was welcomed by Dems, but the charge is on point