Articles from June, 2012

One year in, the Carlos-O-Meter rates Mayor Gimenez’s promises

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has delivered on his key campaign promises as he faces re-election.

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 2:07 p.m.

Fact-checking Florida on health care

With today's ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court, we review the best of our fact-checks on health care. Warning: Whoppers ahead!

By Amy Sherman :: Published on Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:00 a.m.

Checking the Scott-O-Meter on immigration

Gov. Rick Scott has backed off two campaign promises for stricter enforcement on illegal immigration.

By Katie Sanders :: Published on Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 9:59 a.m.

Fact-checking George LeMieux

LeMieux drops out of the race and endorses rival Connie Mack. We look back at our fact-checks of LeMieux’s campaign.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 11:53 a.m.

Bill Nelson, health care and "the deciding vote"

We look at a TV ad claiming Nelson was "the deciding vote" for the health care law. 

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Louis Jacobson, Amy Sherman :: Published on Thursday, June 14th, 2012 at 3:37 p.m.

PolitiFact: Double dipping in the local sheriff's race

Former Pinellas sheriff Everett Rice is having to defend claims that he would become a double dipper.

By Katie Sanders :: Published on Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 1:32 p.m.

Checking Florida voting claims

Recent attempts by Florida’s Republican leaders to eliminate election fraud have generated legal action, lots of disapproval from Democrats and lots of fact-check fodder.

By Katie Sanders :: Published on Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 4:05 p.m.

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