Amy Sherman is a reporter for the Miami Herald.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Amy Sherman
Says Charlie Crist supports "cuts to the Medicare Advantage program."
"We have been teaching these (Common Core) standards in Florida schools since 2010."
"Obamacare will drive 2.5 million Americans out of the workforce."
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The race to fill the late U.S. Rep Bill Young's open House seat has become a national campaign, thanks to outside money from both parties and special interest groups. We go over the biggest claims concerning the candidates and suss out how accurately issues have been presented in the special election. Voters weigh in during a special election on Tuesday.Fact-checking Florida's special election for the U.S. House
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Since he launched his campaign for Florida Governor in 2010, we've fact-checked more than 100 of Rick Scott's statemens, on things like education, jobs, Obamacare and .... doughnutsWe put Rick Scott's 2014 State of the State address to the Truth-O-Meter
The governor talked about tax cuts, jobs and education in his fourth session-opening speech. PolitiFact Florida went over some of his statements to see whether what he said was telling the whole story.Florida’s race for governor has dueling attacks on Medicare cuts and Medicare fraud
Gov. Rick Scott’s attack ad about Medicare prompted a counterattack by the Florida Democratic Party about Scott’s past.Attack ad on Obamacare revives talking points old and new
An ad from the National Republican Congressional Committee attacks Alex Sink, a Democrat running for Congress in Florida, for supporting the health care law. We put its claims to our Truth-O-Meter.