Articles from March, 2013

At the midpoint: Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn's campaign promises

We use the Buck-O-Meter to check in on Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn's campaign promises

By Richard Danielson, Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Friday, March 29th, 2013 at 2:58 p.m.

What is stopping a cure for Alzheimer's disease?

A recent fact-check rounded up scientific opinion on why researchers still struggle to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease.

By Louis Jacobson :: Published on Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 4:44 p.m.

Fact-checking Florida at CPAC

What did Florida's conservatives have to say at their annual gathering? We check the facts.

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Louis Jacobson, Katie Sanders, Amy Sherman :: Published on Monday, March 18th, 2013 at 10:18 a.m.

Florida goes to CPAC

It’s the regular gathering of conservatives from around the country. Florida will be well represented, and we’ll be checking the facts.

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Louis Jacobson, Katie Sanders, Amy Sherman :: Published on Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 at 12:00 p.m.

PolitiFact Florida Mailbag: 'True or false ... It is not complicated'

Readers and others sound off on our latest fact-checks.

By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 11:14 a.m.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz vs. Jeb Bush on immigration

We look at two high-profile Floridians and their recent comments on immigration.

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Molly Moorhead :: Published on Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 9:59 a.m.

Fact-checking Gov. Rick Scott's 'State of the State'

We turn on the Truth-O-Meter for Scott's speech and 'pre-buttals' from the Democrats.

By Angie Drobnic Holan, Louis Jacobson, Katie Sanders, Amy Sherman :: Published on Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 at 6:25 p.m.

PolitiFact Florida presents: Legislature 101

How can you tell when a bill is dead? How many lobbyists are there? What's the one piece of legislation that must pass?

By Katie Sanders :: Published on Monday, March 4th, 2013 at 1:04 p.m.

Tracking the top 2013 legislative issues

What will happen in Tallahassee this legislative session? Here's the low-down on the issues we're tracking.

By Katie Sanders :: Published on Friday, March 1st, 2013 at 11:02 a.m.

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