Statements we say are Half-True
The U.S. Justice Department has "taken on more than 100 voting rights cases since 2009."
"Hollywood is #1 in Broward homicides in 2013. Thanks Chief Fernandez!"
"Charlie Crist signed into law an automatic 15 percent annual tuition increase that put college further out of reach for many Floridians."
For educational testing, Florida "has chosen a company that has a significant history of promoting identification of the GLBT lifestyle for children as young as seven years old."
Says 50 percent of millennials don’t associate with "any political party."
The economic "turnaround started at the end of my term."
About half the people who would qualify for Medicaid expansion in Florida "can buy a health care plan for $30 a month" on the federal health care exchange.
"Florida high schools are four out of the top 10 in the entire United States."
The medical marijuana ballot initiative "doesn’t require a physician writing a prescription" and can be for conditions like "having a back that needs to be scratched."
"Large parts of Florida" have experienced "years of below average rainfall."
"Six people in Florida die as a result of (not expanding Medicaid) every day."
Says David Jolly "lobbied on a plan" by Rep. Paul Ryan that would turn Medicare into a voucher program.
Says Alex Sink "even supported a tax on homeowners insurance policies."
"The $18.8 billion in funding for K-12 education funding is the highest in Florida history and includes a record $10.6 billion in state funds."
Says David Jolly’s former firm lobbied "for hundreds of millions (of dollars) for a dictator in Pakistan."
Alex Sink "used a taxpayer-funded plane so she could get to a vacation in the Bahamas."
"State Rep. Kathleen Peters has a 100 percent pro-abortion voting record – even voting against a ban on sex-selection abortions."
Charlie Crist stopped "layoffs of some 20,000 school teachers during the global economic meltdown."
As CFO, Alex Sink oversaw "a $27 billion loss in the state's pension fund."
For the state of Florida, "there is not an additional cost with implementation of the Common Core standards."
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