The latest statements we've reviewed for PolitiFact Florida

Under a proposed medical marijuana amendment in Florida, "you don't get refills -- you get it forever."

Rick Scott took $200,000 from a family that leased land for drilling "and now he is trying to hide from it."

Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein "gave hundreds of thousands of campaign cash to control Crist’s appointments of key state judges."

Obamacare "prevents (Florida) from regulating insurance."

Says Charlie "Crist made it easier for Duke to take your money."

Says Rick Scott took $200,000 in campaign contributions from a company that "profited off pollution."

Says Charlie Crist rode on a jet that "belongs to a serial polluter with a history of environmental violations fined nearly $2 million for polluting water."

Says Rick Scott "is letting Duke (Energy) keep collecting billions" despite troubled power plants.

"All Aboard Florida is receiving millions in Florida taxpayer dollars."

"All Aboard Florida is a 100 percent private venture. There is no state money involved."

"25 percent of all drug-related fatal vehicle accidents in the U.S. involve marijuana."

"Attorney General Eric Holder’s own Justice Department precleared the voting changes in the 2011 law" about early voting in Florida.

Says Rick Scott "raised property taxes."

Says U.S. House candidate Carlos Curbelo "opposes the repeal of Obamacare."

"Women in Florida make 83 cents for every dollar a man makes."

"Having an active father makes children 98 percent more likely to graduate from college."

Says Rick Scott cut "Bright Futures scholarships in half."

"With Rick Scott, there are more funds for preschool education."

"Tourism and retirees are the dominant economic engines in our state."

Florida has the "third most-regressive tax" structure.

Advertisement
How to contact us:

We want to hear your suggestions and comments. Email the Florida Truth-O-Meter with feedback and with claims you'd like to see checked. If you send us a comment, we'll assume you don't mind us publishing it unless you tell us otherwise.

Do you know your lawmaker?
Browse The Florida Truth-O-Meter:
Subscribe: