Amy Sherman is a reporter for the Miami Herald.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Amy Sherman
Says Rick Scott has "teamed up with a felon convicted of running a Ponzi scheme to smear Charlie Crist."
Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein "gave hundreds of thousands of campaign cash to control Crist’s appointments of key state judges."
Recent stories from Amy ShermanA misleading ad by NextGen Climate against Rick Scott
What do Rick Scott’s depositions from more than a decade ago have to do with current environmental controversies? NothingThe Florida governor's race: the fact-checks so far
Tuesday is primary day in Florida, but with the way attacks have been flying between candidates Rick Scott and Charlie Crist, it feels like the general election has already started.Head into the gubernatorial primary with the facts on your side
PolitiFact Florida has checked statements by Gov. Rick Scott and Charlie Crist -- and we even paid some attention to Nan Rich, too!Education attacks have played a key role in governor’s race
Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist have lambasted each other’s records on school funding while cherry-picking figures that put themselves in a favorable light.NextGen Climate’s attack ads on Florida Gov. Rick Scott
Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer's political action committee has unleashed TV ads accusing Scott of being too cozy with oil drilling interestsNextGen Climate’s attacks on Florida Gov. Rick Scott
A PAC by billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer unleashed TV ads that accuse Scott of trying to fleece Duke Energy and for being too cozy with oil drilling interestsDoes the All Aboard Florida rail project get taxpayer funding?
Gov. Rick Scott has said All Aboard is completely private. Former Gov. Charlie Crist says it gets millions from Florida taxpayers. We sort out the rail project’s complicated finances.Fact-checking claims from the Hobby Lobby case
The Supreme Court's close ruling about Hobby Lobby and contraception has generated debate, so we're looking at a few factual claims surrounding the case.Mailer compares Charlie Crist and Nan Rich in Democratic primary for governor
A mysterious group attacks Crist’s record on abortion, guns, education, gay marriage and adoption, but it ignores his full record, including flip-flops.3 fact-checks about the death penalty
The botched execution of an Oklahoma man and a May U.S. Supreme Court ruling have again put a focus on the death penalty in the United States. We fact-checked three recent claims.