Jim Doyle's file

Doyle

Democrat from Wisconsin

Jim Doyle, a Democrat, is the former governor of Wisconsin. He was elected to the post in 2002, after serving as the state's attorney general, and was re-elected in 2006. He did not seek a third term in 2010 and went to work for a Milwaukee-based law firm.

Jim Doyle's website

Recent statements made by Jim Doyle

Mostly True

Experts tend to agree, but note the tough times dictated the tough measures

False

The number may be “official,” but it builds in iffy money and assumes what the next governor will do

Mostly False

Our math: Real number + big assumption - actual result = problematic statement

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