Monday, April 27th, 2015
Rep. Richard Corcoran, R-Land O' Lakes, has been a vocal opponent of Medicaid expansion in the 2015 Legislative session. (Times file photo)

Fact-checking claims about Medicaid in Florida

As the Legislature has stalled amid an impasse over Medicaid expansion, we look back at our fact-checks about the health care program for the poor.

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The Latest from PolitiFact Florida

Re-establish a community policing philosophy

Deliver state of city address every year

Issue an executive order for springs improvement

False

Existing programs haven't devastated anything

Mostly False

The study doesn't blame Medicaid as the cause

False

You can do it, but it can create a headache

True

Jobs picture is improving, but not income

Be No. 1 in high school graduation rates

Investigate every standardized test

Mostly False

'Voted to deport' goes too far

 People for the American Way
People for the American Way

Says Marco Rubio "voted to deport" young people known as Dreamers.

— PolitiFact National

Make city website more friendly

Enact tougher penalties for violating environmental regulations

Mostly False

Really because it was a pawn shop, not a gun shop

Full Flop

Clear support gives way to "No thanks."