Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Our latest fact-checks

Mostly True

Pretty accurate, because Floridians make less

Half-True

Crist and Scott both cut Bright Futures

Mostly False

Mostly flat during Scott's time, then a small increase

Mostly True

Heavy reliance on tourists and seniors -- maybe too heavy

Half-True

A nonbinding vote to not endorse the raise

Mostly True

The Legislature made him do it

Mostly True

An amendment that didn't go as planned

Half-True

Expansion would create some jobs, but estimates vary

Half-True

The cuts did occur, but any causal relationship is murky

Half-True

It depends if you mean now or later

Mostly True

Claim has support, but glosses over nuances

Mostly False

Florida laws were 'harsh' before Crist

Mostly True

Filing separately is a new trend, but yes

Mostly False

Teacher jobs declined in recession but precise layoff number hard to pinpoint

Mostly True

Prepaid tuition changes approved by Legislature