Rick Kriseman's file:

Democrat from Florida

Rick Kriseman is a state representative representing parts of Pinellas County. He was first elected in 2006.

Recent statements involving Rick Kriseman

"Since Mr. Foster's been mayor, we have less small businesses in the city of St. Petersburg."

"Unfortunately, since Mr. Foster's been mayor ... there are less people employed in the city of St. Petersburg than there were prior to his taking office."

"For anybody who's trying to cross the street and has seen those signs that say you have to stop when pedestrians are in the crosswalk, that was a bill that I passed."

"The fact is that red light cameras change driver behavior and cut down on the most dangerous types of accidents."

Recent stories featuring Rick Kriseman

Revisiting Rick Kriseman's pier promises:

St. Petersburg's new mayor made a lot of promises about the future of the city's iconic pier, which remains closed after residents voted to reject its chosen replacement. Some time has elapsed since then, so we decided to look into three vows he made and see how they rate on our Krise-O-Meter.

Krise-O-Meter will track new St. Petersburg mayor’s campaign promises:

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman will take the oath of office Jan. 2.  On the campaign trail, he made 25 promises to voters about how he will run City Hall. The Krise-O-Meter will track Kriseman’s performance.

Fact-checking the St. Petersburg mayoral election:

Candidates for mayor in St. Petersburg are on the campaign trail and providing fodder for the Truth-O-Meter.

Who's paying for Mike Haridopolos' video attack?:

The Senate president makes a video critical of President Barack Obama and refers people to the state website. Readers ask us: Are taxpayers footing this bill?

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