Election results don't lie
Pinellas County voters "elected me as their chief financial officer … (and) elected me as (their) governor four years ago."
Claims process has been slow going
"150,000 (oil spill) claims have been filed by Floridians, but only 40 percent of them have been paid."
We tie with Illinois in one category
"Florida ranks last in the ratio of employees to residents... And Florida is dead last in the nation in state employee payroll expenditures per resident."
Bill text was filed five working days before it was passed
House Republicans who complained they didn't have enough time to consider a constitutional ban against oil drilling "shoved through a proposal in just a few days to open state waters to oil drilling."
Florida among bottom third of all the states
"Florida’s high school graduation rate falls well below the national average."
Time at Columbia/HCA ended under a cloud of suspicion
Rick Scott "was forced to resign as the head of a company that pled guilty to massive amounts of systematic fraud, including 14 felonies, leading to a historic $1.7 billion fine."
Drill -- safely -- baby, Drill
"Rick Scott's even saying he wants more offshore drilling."
No new source of money yet
The Senate Republican education plan is an unfunded mandate for local school districts.
Yes, Sink returned even more than what she actually said
"As Florida's CFO, I shut down Krakow's scam and refunded more than $1.2 million to Josephine and other victims of this con man."
Helps that the primary is uncontested
"No Democratic campaign for (Fla.) governor has ever had these kinds of resources this early on in an election cycle."
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