Gov.-elect Tony Evers, a Democrat, succeeds Republican Scott Walker, who served eight years as governor. (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

What we know from the Truth-O-Meter about Gov.-elect Tony Evers

Fact checks that shed light on Evers and taxes, prisons and more.

 

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Create 10,000 new businesses

False

They backed what they said were better protections than GOP bill

Full Flop

Agreement fails test of time

Full Flop

One rule for predecessor, another for successor

Mostly False

Increases made up most of reductions

Half-True

Grade inflation on graduation claim