Hottinger’s statement isn’t just inaccurate, it’s also ridiculous. On the Truth-O-Meter, it’s worthy of flame broiling. That’s why we rate it Pants On Fire.Please read the entire piece for the full context and the research gathered by the PD's Politifact folks.
Posted by Jill on Thursday, March 3, 2011
From today's Plain Dealer, "Did Wendy's founder Dave Thomas really flee Ohio's estate tax on his death bed?" as asserted by Ohio House Representative Jay Hottinger (R, 71st District), leader of the drive to repeal the tax from the House side: