Alex Sink's file:

Democrat from Florida

Alex Sink is a candidate for Congress in Florida's 13th Congressional District. She served as Florida's Chief Financial Officer from 2007 to 2011. She was the Democratic Party's nominee for governor in 2010, but lost to Rick Scott.

Recent statements involving Alex Sink

Says Alex Sink supported "higher property taxes."

Obamacare includes a "$700 billion cut from Medicare for seniors."

"Nonpartisan government analysts say Obamacare will cost our economy up to 2.5 million jobs."

"300,000 Floridians will lose their current health plans" because of Obamacare, a plan Alex Sink supports.

Recent stories featuring Alex Sink

We put the GOP case against Alex Sink to the Truth-O-Meter:

A Republican Party of Florida mailer laid out a litany of attacks against the congressional candidate in the 13th District race, so we checked our rulings from years past. It turns out we've heard almost all of them before.

Fact-checking the attack ads in Pinellas' CD 13 race:

New campaign ads dig into the professional backgrounds of David Jolly and Alex Sink.

Fact-checking Florida’s swing-district congressional race:

Politics junkies wonder if a March special election will be a harbinger for November. PolitiFact Florida has fact-checks on Republican David Jolly and Democrat Alex Sink in the contest for Florida’s 13th Congressional District.

PolitiFact Florida wins two Green Eyeshade awards:

See the five fact checks that we submitted to the judges.

PolitiFact Florida turns 1!:

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