Friday, October 24th, 2014

Our latest fact-checks

Pants on Fire!

The Legislature suspended those powers

False

Bush signed the law, not Crist

Half-True

Depending on how the data was examined

Mostly False

The rate didn't go up, but collections will

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