Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Rick Scott's file

Scott

Republican from Florida

Rick Scott, a wealthy Florida businessman, was elected Florida's 45th governor on Nov. 2, 2010. He took office Jan. 4, 2011.

Scott's statements by ruling

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

  • True14 (%)(14)
  • Mostly True30 (%)(30)
  • Half True30 (%)(30)
  • Mostly False20 (%)(20)
  • False20 (%)(20)
  • Pants on Fire6 (%)(6)

Rick Scott's website

Recent statements involving Rick Scott

False

No votes in the Senate during his term

Mostly False

The evidence doesn't add up to 3,000

Half-True

Studies vary widely on the number and experts say it is hard to pinpoint

Recent stories featuring Rick Scott

Fact-checking the second Florida governor's debate

Charlie Crist and Rick Scott debated for the second time on Wednesday night, after controversy over a cooling fan. We checked the facts. 

Previewing the second Florida governor's debate

The candidates are starting to repeat themselves, using their favorite talking points over and over. Here's your fact-checking guide to their favorite lines.

Fact-checking the Florida governor's debate on Telemundo

Rick Scott and Charlie Crist faced off in their first debate of 2014 at Telemundo's studios in Miramar. 

Previewing the first Florida governor's debate

Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist faced off in their first debate, hosted by Telemundo and broadcast in Spanish. Here’s a pre-debate summary of fact-checks on their favorite talking points, from education and the economy to immigration, voting rights and Cuba.

Crist, Scott TV battle heats up

As campaign spending for TV ads tops $50 million in Florida's governor's race, we take a look at the latest attacks.