Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Statements about Taxes

Mostly False

She opposed a cut at a tough time

 Republican Party of Florida

Republican Party of Florida

Says Alex Sink supported "higher property taxes."

— Florida

Mostly False

She suggested ending exemptions, not raising taxes

 Republican Party of Florida

Republican Party of Florida

Says Alex Sink "supported higher sales taxes."

— Florida

Mostly True

A panel's suggestion that went nowhere

 National Republican Congressional Committee

National Republican Congressional Committee

Says Alex Sink supported "more taxes on water and TV."

— Florida

Mostly False

Only because property values cratered

Pants on Fire!

A stretch so big our backs hurt

Mostly True

The exemptions wipe out taxes for small businesses

Mostly False

Declaring one county the top donor is a messy exercise

Half-True

So specific, so many caveats

Rick Scott

Rick Scott

"We cut taxes 24 times."

— Florida

Mostly False

Right on point, wrong on timing

False

Carolina Panthers and Washington Redskins also pay property taxes

Pants on Fire!

Wrong number, poor link

False

The real problem was real estate, real estate, real estate

False

More doesn't mean more accurate

False

Not nearly that many times