Friday, October 31st, 2014

Statements about Message Machine 2010

Half-True

The number is the best available, but leaves out jobs gained through trade deals

Mostly True

It's a month-to-month thing, but the overall point stands

False

It was wrong the first time we heard it -- and still is

False

The adult-embryonic distinction is important in science -- and politics

Mostly False

Growth in the program may slow, but it's still increasing

False

In using loaded language, Johnson overshoots his target

Pants on Fire!

If this were the art world instead of politics, it would be considered forgery

Pants on Fire!

No proof ... just an off-base hunch

Pants on Fire!

When splicing and dicing, please include at least the full sentence

Mostly False

A superficial similarity, but comparison misses the mark

Half-True

Behind all the misleading splicing and dicing, there is some truth

Mostly False

Economists and experts use a different measuring stick than political opponents do

False

This time the branding iron is a little too hot

Half-True

After a late start, some is going back to the state

Mostly False

Now that would be high-level constituent service

False

The only statements in the record are supportive ones

Pants on Fire!

Such attacks are almost as old as the program itself

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

"Sean Duffy backed plan to privatize Social Security."

— Wisconsin