Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Statements about Jobs

False

Turnaround began a year before his arrival

Mostly True

Average, though not necessarily typical

Mostly False

Still high, but actually nudged down statewide in June

Mostly False

Lousy record keeping doesn't equal failure

Half-True

Anecdotally, yes. Statistically, records unclear

Mostly True

Not the leader, but up there

Pants on Fire!

Grade inflation

Mostly False

Ranking outdated, misleading

 Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce

Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce

Wisconsin’s laws "ranked the worst in the world for mining investment."

— Wisconsin

Pants on Fire!

His own administration warned against this math

True

Decline here wasn’t as steep