Not before, not ever
Obamacare "will provide insurance to all non-U.S. residents, even if they are here illegally."
Hit the brakes on this rumor
The immigration bill includes free "Obamacars," motorcycles or scooters.
Try $2 million
Says Florida didn’t offer special incentives to Deutsche Bank, which announced it will add 300 jobs in Florida.
Wrong number, poor link
Associated Industries of Florida
The "working tax cut" created "over 40,000 new jobs in just the last four years."
Made-up tale of free-loading immigrant
College students "who are NOT U.S. Citizens and who get the PELL Grant" plan to return to their home countries after getting free gas cards and child care.
Only if you stop counting in August
Florida Democratic Party
Says Gov. Rick Scott cut more government jobs than were created in the private sector in Florida in 2012.
Caught on tape!
Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Says she was misquoted and "didn’t say" that the Israeli ambassador said "what the Republicans are doing is dangerous for Israel."
Number is wrong, plus he didn't 'allow'
As Florida secretary of state, Kurt Browning "allowed 1,800 illegal voters to register in Florida."
Adams wasn't even in Congress then
Says Barack Obama "counted on Sandy Adams" to approve stimulus spending.
Internet fakery strikes again
The media won’t publish a real photo of Trayvon Martin with tattoos on his face.
This claim doesn't add up
The health care law "imposes the largest tax increase in history on the middle class."
A company with "20 employees" could go "out of business" because of health care law requirements to buy insurance.
It's called a 'wildlife' refuge for a reason
"There’s no wildlife" in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Scaring seniors again
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
"20 million people could lose their current coverage" … "including our senior citizens who are on Medicare."
In 2005 Mack called himself a “longtime opponent of drilling off Florida’s coast."
"I have always said that I would be for drilling."
A falsehood bloggers started
About 78 to 81 House Democrats "are members of the Communist Party. ... It’s called the Congressional Progressive Caucus."
This song is badly off key
"This (Independent Payment Advisory Board) board can ration care and deny certain Medicare treatments so Washington can fund more wasteful spending."
Only if you're returning the rental car after your Disney vacation
"Today gasoline hit $6 a gallon in Florida."
We'll sing it gleefully: This claim was out of tune
"The U.S. Census believes that by 2030 the majority of Americans will use Spanish as their first language."
Distortion after distortion
Restore Our Future
Says Newt Gingrich "co-sponsored a bill with Nancy Pelosi that would have given $60 million a year to a U.N. program supporting China’s brutal one-child policy."
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