The latest statements we've reviewed for PolitiFact Florida
"If we don't spend money on a pier, then that money does wipe into the general funds of the city or the county, and if you send it to the county, you never see it again."
"There is no planned air-conditioned restaurant out on the Lens."
Under Obamacare, people who "have a doctor they’ve been seeing for the last 15 or 20 years, they won’t be able to keep going to that doctor."
Rick Scott "increased tuition at our state colleges and universities by double digits."
"The fact is that red light cameras change driver behavior and cut down on the most dangerous types of accidents."
"Over 12,000 school kids were arrested in Florida. It makes Florida the nation's leader in that area."
Rick Scott "invested $38 million in the Port of Jacksonville's vital Mile Point Project," which "covered missing federal funds for the project."
Patrick Murphy voted for Obamacare in 2010, "yet he reversed himself and voted to delay" the employer mandate and the individual mandate.
"Homicides against blacks have tripled" since Florida’s "stand your ground" law has been in existence.
Dozens of artists, including Justin Timberlake, Jay Z and Rihanna, are canceling Florida shows like Stevie Wonder in protest of "stand your ground."
"The FL Guard has defended our freedom in Afghanistan, Iraq, and put their lives at risk; now the fed govt is going to cut their pay 20%."
New school testing standards "will consume approximately twenty days of testing for elementary, middle and high school students."
"Since I was elected, crime rates have been at their lowest in over a decade."
"In the 513 days between Trayvon dying, and today’s verdict, 11,106 African-Americans have been murdered by other African-Americans."
"Private prison systems are calculating how many new beds (they will need) based on the ... number of third graders."
"A little-known unit of the Department of Justice, the Community Relations Service, was deployed to Sanford, FL, following the Trayvon Martin shooting to help organize and manage rallies and protests against George Zimmerman."
Miami-Dade has "the nation’s highest-rated tap water."
Obamacare "will provide insurance to all non-U.S. residents, even if they are here illegally."
"We're already seeing bakers and florists and photographers forced to participate in same-sex marriages under the threat of law and in some cases even jail."
Says Florida "rubber-stamped phony horse racing."
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