Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Statements about Transportation

No Flip

Lots of twists in this saga, but was consistent on core issues involved in new application

False

The company said from the start it was looking for a neutral city

True

Even a county union leader says plan, if passed, would not have fit the definition

Pants on Fire!

The number is rife with double-counting – even the original source has corrected it to simply “thousands”

False

The pulse may be weak, but the project hasn’t yet gone to the great train station in the sky

Full Flop

In 15 months, went from a benefit to a "boondoggle"

Tom Petri

Tom Petri

On high-speed rail.

— Wisconsin

Mostly False

Study is filled with a trainload of assumptions, some of which are already off track

Half Flip

Walker hasn't changed lanes entirely, but latest statement is a shift

Scott Walker

Scott Walker

On toll roads.

— Wisconsin

False

Excuse us, Mr. Secretary, but won't the voters have a say in this Nov. 2?

Half-True

Passenger traffic is soaring, but not all the jobs have landed yet

False

Ideological opposites don't always attract

Scott Walker

Scott Walker

Says Mark Neumann = Nancy Pelosi

— Wisconsin