Bill Flores's file:
Flores

Republican from Texas

Bill Flores of Bryan was initially elected to the U.S. House in 2010. 

Recent statements involving Bill Flores

On possibly raising the Social Security retirement age.

PolitiFact Texas says "Congressman Edwards' attacks on Bill Flores are false."

Says opponent Bill Flores helped run a company that laid off over 3,000 workers and paid off executives with millions.

Recent stories featuring Bill Flores

He's not from here:

Every once in a while, a candidate says an opponent doesn’t vote or even live in the district they both seek to represent. In Texas, at least, it’s a cinch to check on someone’s voting history, though where someone lives can prove dodgier to determine...

Shacking up: Social Security & Ponzi schemes:

In the past few months, PolitiFact has explored claims likening Social Security to a Ponzi scheme. Strong reader interest in our look at the topic — 100-plus comments on the PolitiFact Facebook page — reminds us that Social Security draws heat.

Reader hits were topped by a faulty shot at Rick Perry:

The No. 1 article on our website of late? A flawed shot at Gov. Rick Perry, who sailed to re-election Tuesday. But this fall's PolitiFact Texas Top 15 reflects statements by and about other political figures too...

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