Statements about Crime

"When we passed (the stand your ground law), we said it portends horrific events when people's lives were put into these situations."

Nevada is No. 1 in unemployment, violent crime, car theft, divorce, robberies and foreclosures.

"While Romney was a director of the Damon Corporation, the company was defrauding Medicare of millions."

Says Rick Santorum "voted to let convicted felons vote."

The city of Pembroke Pines doesn't have a vote in a plan to build a detention center in Southwest Ranches.

"It is a greater crime to have an untagged alligator than to host an open house party (for kids)."

"The entire state of Florida led the nation last year with the most prison inmates committing tax fraud."

"The two worst counties for (Medicaid) fraud in the country -- not state -- are Dade and Broward county."

"Of the top five cities for staged automobile accidents, three are in Florida. … We rank No. 1 in the country in staged auto accidents."

"The number of inmates since 2000 on death row dying of natural causes has now surpassed the number of inmates executed."

"There was no panhandling when I left office."

"(Jeff) Atwater's busy helping his friends and wasting our tax dollars -- $48 million for a government building so lavish it's dubbed the 'Taj Mahal,' $100,000 for a golf musuem, and $110 million to build a private prison to help a big contributor."

"Rick Scott's prison plan would cut Florida's prison budget in half, close prisons, and release tens of thousands of prisoners early -- murderers, rapists, sex offenders, armed robbers, drug dealers."

"Florida is enjoying its lowest crime rate in 39 years."

"Reporters have uncovered another Scott company accused of criminal acts. But Scott won't come clean."

"Florida is now the No. 1 state in the country for automobile accident fraud."

"Only a few months ago the FBI arrested three Broward County Commissioners for accepting millions of dollars in trade for illegal favors."

"Last year, (Bill McCollum) spent more than $2.2 million dollars to produce and air campaign-style TV ads where you were featured in almost every frame."

"Nearly all of the top 50 prescribers of oxycodone in the United States are in Florida."

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