Articles from July, 2012

PolitiFact Florida Mailbag: 'You are shills for this vicious fascist governor'

Readers weigh in on our latest fact-checks.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 6:49 p.m.

Fact-checking the Republican primary

We look at several races where members of the GOP are competing against each other.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 10:57 a.m.

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez sticks to key promises in second budget

We scour the budget to see if Gimenez is keeping his campaign promises.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 5:00 p.m.

Fact-checking Jeff Brandes vs. Jim Frishe in the state Senate GOP primary

Third-party groups unleash dueling attacks.

By Katie Sanders :: Published on Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 11:20 a.m.

Will Barack Obama be outraised by Mitt Romney?

Counting the dollars is no easy task, and November’s a long way off.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Friday, July 20th, 2012 at 4:18 p.m.

TV ad claims it has 'the facts' on Bill Nelson, then unrolls falsehoods

We look into an ad from American Commitment attacking U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 5:44 p.m.

Liberal group gets its facts wrong with attacks on Gov. Rick Scott

In a fund-raising email, MoveOn said Scott "tried to kick 180,000 people off the voter rolls" and "every one" of the supervisors of election resisted him. Both claims are wrong.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 4:24 p.m.

Fact-checking Rick Scott on the health care law

The governor reacts to the recent Supreme Court ruling on health care, but he doesn't have his facts right.

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Katie Sanders, Aaron Sharockman :: Published on Monday, July 2nd, 2012 at 8:34 p.m.

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