Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Statements about State Finances

Mostly True

South Dakota has joined Wisconsin

True

Yes, though it was tiny at the start

Mostly True

Yes, though slumping housing market played a role

Mostly True

Positive signs but prediction a bit premature

Full Flop

No change in methods, only in view of them

Scott Walker

Scott Walker

On counting state budget shortfalls

— Wisconsin

False

She wasn't Chancellor Burke

False

As of now, a "structural deficit" is projected

Mostly True

Yes, with shift to public employees (who also pay taxes)

False

No merit raises, but many across-the-board raises