Owner's company cited for permit violations
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."
An agency decision, but Scott was silent
Says Rick Scott "is letting Duke (Energy) keep collecting billions" despite troubled power plants.
Complicated mix of funding
"All Aboard Florida is receiving millions in Florida taxpayer dollars."
Not entirely private
"All Aboard Florida is a 100 percent private venture. There is no state money involved."
Depending on how the data was examined
"25 percent of all drug-related fatal vehicle accidents in the U.S. involve marijuana."
Only after a court asked for changes
"Attorney General Eric Holder’s own Justice Department precleared the voting changes in the 2011 law" about early voting in Florida.
The rate didn't go up, but collections will
Says Rick Scott "raised property taxes."
Curbelo wants to overhaul the law
Says U.S. House candidate Carlos Curbelo "opposes the repeal of Obamacare."
Pretty accurate, because Floridians make less
"Women in Florida make 83 cents for every dollar a man makes."
Correlation is not causation
"Having an active father makes children 98 percent more likely to graduate from college."
Crist and Scott both cut Bright Futures
Says Rick Scott cut "Bright Futures scholarships in half."
Mostly flat during Scott's time, then a small increase
"With Rick Scott, there are more funds for preschool education."
Heavy reliance on tourists and seniors -- maybe too heavy
"Tourism and retirees are the dominant economic engines in our state."
No state income tax
Florida has the "third most-regressive tax" structure.
That figure wasn't during the recession
Says Rick Scott’s per-pupil education spending is "about $200 less" than what it was under Charlie Crist during the recession.
A nonbinding vote to not endorse the raise
Says Charlie Crist "voted against raising the minimum wage."
The Legislature made him do it
Says Charlie Crist "raised taxes on the middle class" by $2.2 billion.
An amendment that didn't go as planned
"We cut property taxes for seniors and our middle class."
Expansion would create some jobs, but estimates vary
"Expanding Medicaid would create 63k jobs."
The cuts did occur, but any causal relationship is murky
Says Rick Scott "cut education to pay for even more tax breaks for big, powerful, well-connected corporations."
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