Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Statements about Health Care

Mostly False

There's little chance the Legislature would have acted

Pants on Fire!

Repealing Obamacare doesn't mean lifetime coverage

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Says U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland "voted himself health care for life."

— Florida

Full Flop

Was for repeal, now supports it

Mostly False

Ad is based in part on anecdotal and anonymous evidence

Mostly True

Scott doesn't wants feds saying what should be covered

Pants on Fire!

The Legislature suspended those powers

 Republican Party of Florida

Republican Party of Florida

Obamacare "prevents (Florida) from regulating insurance."

— Florida

Half-True

Depending on how the data was examined

Mostly False

Curbelo wants to overhaul the law

Half-True

Expansion would create some jobs, but estimates vary

Mostly True

Claim has support, but glosses over nuances

Mostly True

A likely number from haphazard data

Half-True

State leg refused to expand Medicaid

False

Actually, we found a rare case of consistent opposition