Articles from February, 2012

Mailbag: Washington's Birthday edition

We celebrate with comments from readers and fellow citizens on our latest Truth-O-Meter rulings. 

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Monday, February 20th, 2012 at 6:00 a.m.

Fact-checking Rick Scott at CPAC

We fact-check two statistics from the governor's speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference last weekend.

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Katie Sanders :: Published on Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 11:46 a.m.

Understanding the USF budget battle

Were the proposed cuts to University of South Florida fair or not? We explain how both sides did their math.

By Katie Sanders, Kim Wilmath :: Published on Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 10:24 a.m.

Fact-checking CPAC

Marco Rubio, Rick Scott and other Floridians attended the Conservative Political Action Conference recently. We checked their facts. 

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 at 9:01 a.m.

Ronda Storms' food stamp law affects cash assistance, too

Storms said she'll stop people from making withdrawals at strip clubs, casinos and liquor stores. But how many people do that now?

By Katie Sanders :: Published on Friday, February 10th, 2012 at 4:13 p.m.

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