But for Tallahassee and Trenton
Says Austin has "been ranked repeatedly as one of the most, if not the most, economically segregated cities in the country."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, May 31st, 2018
If a pending case is included, yes
"Since 2015, the City of Milwaukee has spent more than $22 million on settlements with litigants accusing police of misconduct."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, May 24th, 2018
Capitalizing on Texas capital
Says Austin is the "safest big city in Texas with an unemployment rate under 3% that has been named the best place to live in the entire United States two years running."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, April 26th, 2018
Yes, but with caveats
"Atlanta is on its strongest financial footing in 40 years."
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, January 12th, 2018
Some, but not all lack AC
"There are parks in Southeast Raleigh that still don’t have air conditioning in the gym"
— Politifact North Carolina on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
Differences with (a) Big D
Says it’s documented that City of Austin fees for building an apartment complex are nearly 10 times what Dallas levies.
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, July 13th, 2017
One study says so, though methodology has critics
"When you look at all the state and local taxes we pay in Wisconsin, the wealthiest 1 percent pay the lowest overall tax rate."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, June 2nd, 2017
According to most statistics
In Richmond, Va., there’s "more moving vans coming in than going out."
— Politifact Virginia on Monday, September 26th, 2016
"Welcome to #Houston, the most #diverse city in #America."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, September 23rd, 2016
Bills still sky high despite a recent drop
"(Flint, Mich., is) paying three times more for poison water than I am paying in Burlington, Vt., for clean water."
— Politifact National on Monday, March 7th, 2016
Not directly, but pay concessions were made
Every general City of Milwaukee employee "pays toward his or her pension, but approximately 88 percent of our police officers and firefighters do not."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015
Not every year
Salaries of Austin residents who don't work for city government "have not been going up 3 percent a year for the last several years."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, September 25th, 2015
Yes, though slumping housing market played a role
Says because of his actions, Wisconsin "property taxes today are lower than they were four years ago."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
Maybe 400 percent
"500 percent more traffic here?"
— Politifact Texas on Tuesday, June 9th, 2015
More than 20 registered
"Austin has more lobbyists working for it than any other municipality in Texas."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, February 16th, 2015
He was arrested and could face jail time though it appears unlikely
"No one was taken into custody" for feeding the homeless.
— Politifact Florida on Monday, November 17th, 2014
UPDATED: And more were poised to join the club
Austin has "over 1,000 city employees that make six-figure salaries."
— Politifact Texas on Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Medians can muddle
"57% of the jobs created" in Austin "from 2009 to 2013 do not pay families a living wage."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
Yes, with shift to public employees (who also pay taxes)
Says his "Act 10 reforms" have "saved the taxpayers some $3 billion."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
Pledges in process or done
Kasim Reed has kept every promise he made as a candidate.
— Politifact Georgia on Friday, August 15th, 2014