GOP loves talking state debt
"Rick Scott has paid down our debt by about $2 billion. Charlie Crist’s debt went up about $5 billion."
— PolitiFact Florida
Akin longtime abortion foe; Crist has held many positions
Says Charlie Crist and Missouri Rep. Todd Akin "hold same abortion views. No exception except the life of the mother."
Law factors in weekends, holidays
Under Florida’s voting law, a requirement to turn in voter registrations within 48 hours "makes it impossible to meet the deadline if you’re working right to the end of the week."
More than half aren't registering voters
"More than 250 (voter registration) groups, ranging across the entire political spectrum, have filed with the state and are registering voters right now."
Old law set time limit at 10 days
"Before this law, any group could go out anywhere, register voters, sit on the voter registration forms for unlimited amount of time."
Newt did, Obama didn't
Says Barack Obama "promised" gasoline at $2.50 a gallon.
Obama now blames the economy
Says Barack Obama "promised he would cut the deficit in half" but didn’t.
© 2014 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701 • 727-893-8111
About PolitiFact | Contact Us | Advertise