Alan Grayson’s Defense of #OccupyWallSt is Impassioned, But is it Accurate? | Politifact

Grayson’s defense of the Occupy Wall Street movement earned him praise from the left-wing blosophere and pundits for its pith. No pundit or official in the movement’s first month had quite articulated the protesters’ qualms — high unemployment, expensive health care, poverty and underwater mortgage payments — as Grayson did in 20 seconds on Maher’s show. We examined each of his economic claims and found them accurate, point for point. We rate his claim True.

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Alan Grayson’s Defense of #OccupyWallSt is Impassioned, But is it Accurate? | Politifact

Grayson’s defense of the Occupy Wall Street movement earned him praise from the left-wing blosophere and pundits for its pith. No pundit or official in the movement’s first month had quite articulated the protesters’ qualms — high unemployment, expensive health care, poverty and underwater mortgage payments — as Grayson did in 20 seconds on Maher’s show. We examined each of his economic claims and found them accurate, point for point. We rate his claim True.

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