Two “facts” I’ve unearthed that everyone should know:
1. There are about twice as many Democrats as Republicans in the two California state legislatures. 2. Democrat legislators and senior staffers are responsible for SIX times more sexual abuse incidents than Republicans.
Here is a Q and A about these facts:
Q. Is it true?
A. Yes, and no.
A. The California state legislatures’ ratio of Democrats vs. Republicans is an easily documented fact. The other is a complete unknown. Well, unreported, at least.
Q. Then why claim that “six times” ratio as the Democrats’ abuse figure?
A. Because a 6-1 ratio is probably quite low. I like to be conservative with my numbers. Note that 6 times more Democrat incidents translates to triple the propensity of Democrats to carry out such acts (remember the 2-1 ratio in the state legislature).
Q. What makes you think your ratio is conservative?
A. To the extent any names are mentioned by the press… Read More