Statements we say are Half-True
"The FL Guard has defended our freedom in Afghanistan, Iraq, and put their lives at risk; now the fed govt is going to cut their pay 20%."
"We're already seeing bakers and florists and photographers forced to participate in same-sex marriages under the threat of law and in some cases even jail."
Says Florida "rubber-stamped phony horse racing."
Says President Obama has cracked down "on employers who are attracting undocumented immigrants and hiring them more than any previous president."
"More than half of last year's U.S. college graduates are unemployed or underemployed."
"Expanding Medicaid would require borrowing more money, drastically expanding our deficit."
"70,000 three-year-olds and four-year-olds across America will lose access to the preschool Head Start program. ... 2,000 in the state of Florida alone."
"Every Florida teacher gets a pay raise."
The Dolphins stadium renovation will "create more than 4,000 new local jobs."
The election bill "allows persons to correct an absentee ballot if they did not sign it and requires an extra two hours a day for early voting. Everything else in this bill is discretionary."
"Rick Scott has paid down our debt by about $2 billion. Charlie Crist’s debt went up about $5 billion."
A proposed bill in the Florida Legislature "would authorize the public hoarding of cats by feral cat activists."
Says PETA "is using this really fancy drone to follow hunters around in some places in other countries."
"There are 3 million jobs available in America that are not filled because too many of our people don’t have the skills for those jobs."
The Legislature needs to spend $500 million to "shore up" the pension fund this year and the next 28 years to keep it "afloat."
Says his proposed education spending "is the highest state funding level in Florida history."
The majority of public funding for the Marlins stadium "came from hotel taxes, the burden of which is incurred by tourists who are visiting our city, NOT the resident taxpayers."
Says his budget provides "the highest state funding level in history" for education.
People committed involuntarily for 72 hours under the Baker Act will get their guns back "automatically and immediately upon discharge....and their commitment is never entered into a background check database."
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