The Daily Scoop “FACT CHECK: GOP lawmakers spin funding tall tales”


WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s an outrageous tale: The federal government spends one out of every $10 in transportation aid on wasteful projects such as refurbishing a giant roadside coffee pot and constructing turtle tunnels.

But it’s not exactly true.
To make their case, lawmakers have exaggerated and misrepresented some projects that have received aid. Read More….

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3 Comments to “The Daily Scoop “FACT CHECK: GOP lawmakers spin funding tall tales””

  1. Remember a month or so ago the $14 muffin they ranted on Fox about for weeks….still haven’t corrected themselves I don’t think.

    GOP, right-wing pundits love to knowingly put out inaccurate info and then days or weeks later maybe they’ll acknowledge their mistake.

  2. Great article! Thanks for posting.

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