Articles from August, 2011

Mailbag: Readers don't like our ruling on Marco Rubio's Social Security claim

We recently said Marco Rubio was right to claim that the number of workers per retiree in the Social Security system had dropped from 16 to 3. Readers let us have it.

By Aaron Sharockman :: Published on Friday, August 26th, 2011 at 1:50 p.m.

Fact-checking the calls on the robocalls

Gov. Rick Scott's robocalls to voters made national news. When the group Pink Slip Rick solicited calls to Scott, we could not resist fact-checking some of the claims.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Monday, August 22nd, 2011 at 5:11 p.m.

Does Rick Scott read newspapers?

He said he doesn't, a statement that has been repeated dozens of times. But is it true? Or just a myth? PolitiFact Florida finds out.

By Becky Bowers :: Published on Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 12:44 p.m.

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