Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Doug Bennett

Assistant metro editor, Tampa Bay Times

Doug Bennett is assistant metro editor for the Tampa Bay Times, formerly the St. Petersburg Times.

Email: dbennett@sptimes.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Doug Bennett

False

The policy treats gay people differently than other groups

Mostly False

Tampa's general fund is still bailing out parking garages

Half-True

Some payments went down, but a lot more were added

False

The math is wrong because he started with the wrong year

Mostly False

But cutting the tax rate isn't the same as cutting taxes.