Friday, November 28th, 2014

Kendrick Meek's file

Meek

Democrat from Florida

Kendrick Meek is a former U.S. Representative for Congressional District 17 in Miami, serving from 2003 to 2011. He campaigned for the U.S. Senate and was defeated on Nov. 2, 2010.

Meek's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Meek's statements for that ruling.

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Recent statements involving Kendrick Meek

Pants on Fire!

Meek admits he was wrong in mid-debate stumble

False

Stretching Rubio's support for English as official language

False

Charlie Crist, Marco Rubio stake their own claims on restoration

Recent stories featuring Kendrick Meek

PolitiFact Florida wins two Green Eyeshade awards

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

PolitiFact Florida turns 1!

We've been so busy covering the hectic first weeks of the 2011 Florida legislative session, we forgot to celebrate an important milestone. We've turned 1. Read about our busy first year.

PolitiFact Florida's Top 10 items of 2010

PolitiFact Florida couldn't have asked for a better first year than 2010 -- an amazing election cycle with plenty of interesting facts to check. Which items did you like most in 2010? We unveil the readers' Top 10 Truth-O-Meter items of the year.

Top 5 falsehoods about the Bush tax cuts

With the tax debate heating up, we review some of the talking points that are just flat wrong.

Fact-checking the unbelievable 2010 election campaigns

No matter the results Tuesday, the biggest loser in Florida's epic 2010 election season may be the truth.