Statements we say are False
"We have invested record funding in protecting our environment."
"Recently, Florida has successfully reduced the environmental permitting time down to just two days."
Says Alex Sink "failed Florida homeowners by using predatory lending practices."
Under a proposed bill, a $100,000 home’s flood insurance premium would be "maybe $200 or $300 annually."
Says David Jolly lobbied "for government-run health care just last year."
Gov. Charlie Crist "sought for and got approved the automatic restoration of felon rights for nonviolent offenders for the first time in Florida history."
One of the "main functions" of the Department of Homeland Security’s SAVE database is "checking voter registration citizenship status."
Passage of a referendum on an aquarium for Clearwater means "NO future funding for our neighborhoods."
"This is the year Florida becomes a majority minority state."
Common Core is being "used by the Obama Administration to turn the Department of Education into what is effectively a national school board."
"Common Core expects English teachers to spend at least half of their reading instructional time at every grade level on informational texts."
Teachers were not involved in developing the Common Core State Standards.
"Since Mr. Foster's been mayor, we have less small businesses in the city of St. Petersburg."
"Unfortunately, since Mr. Foster's been mayor ... there are less people employed in the city of St. Petersburg than there were prior to his taking office."
"Nobody's addicted to" marijuana.
"Obama has jumped the shark and ordered the ocean closed!"
"One out of every three students currently today is ready for college before they go there."
The Libertarian Party "is the third-largest political party in the U.S."
"If we use (Tax Increment Financing) funding, that's going to take funds from the general fund for Pinellas County, as it will take funds from the general fund for the city of St. Pete."
"Homicides against blacks have tripled" since Florida’s "stand your ground" law has been in existence.
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