CEO's carefully worded claim is Mostly True
"The actual (construction) contracts that we’ve awarded to date have come in several hundred million dollars below estimates."
— Politifact California on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
South Dakota has joined Wisconsin
Wisconsin's pension system is the "only one fully funded in the country."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Friday, August 14th, 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
Not stump speech material
"Chris Christie has led New Jersey to a record-breaking 9 credit downgrades."
— Politifact PunditFact on Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
Texas has "the nation's highest rate and highest number of uninsured."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
Cost so far: 4.5 billion dimes
The Convention Center "was sold as a building that would never cost taxpayers a dime."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, June 7th, 2015
Some of the corporations are dormant
Says "roughly two-thirds of (state) corporations didn’t pay any income tax in Virginia."
— Politifact Virginia on Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
Positive signs but prediction a bit premature
"For our next two years in my state, we will end with a structural surplus of $499 million."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
Transportation bill funding on line
Georgia has one of the nation’s highest jet fuel taxes.
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
True in 2011
"Rhode Island has the second highest per enrollee (Medicaid) cost of any state in the country, which is 60 percent higher than the national average."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Sunday, March 29th, 2015
Lawmakers could push it lower
Borrowing in my 2015-’17 state budget is less than half that in my predecessor’s last budget and "the lowest it has been in a decade."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Make that 64 percent
"College tuition rates in Texas jumped by 55% since 2003."
— Politifact Texas on Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
School funding formula to be overhauled
The state covered a smaller percentage of the cost of K-12 education in 2013 than it did
— Politifact Georgia on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
8 actually -- from three different agencies
New Jersey has had "seven credit downgrades" since Chris Christie became governor.
— Politifact PunditFact on Sunday, November 9th, 2014
He offered the warnings as Auditor General
"I was speaking out on pension reform almost 17 years ago."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Monday, October 20th, 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
"Overwhelming" is a little strong
A tax plan promoted by North Carolina Senate candidate Thom Tillis will "overwhelmingly benefit the wealthy."
— Politifact National on Friday, July 25th, 2014
Some grants before her time
Under Mary Burke’s leadership, Commerce Department business-incentive programs had "major shortcomings" and "40 percent of jobs...didn’t materialize."
— Politifact Wisconsin on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
Not themes of his 2014 campaign
Dan Patrick "called for increasing the gas tax and the state sales tax."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, March 17th, 2014
Security stepped up around Capitol
David Dewhurst is "the first lieutenant governor in history to have a personal security detail."
— Politifact Texas on Friday, January 31st, 2014