Rick Scott's file:
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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.

Recent statements involving Rick Scott

"Seniors enrolled in Medicare Advantage are going to see an average premium increase between $50 and $90 per month."

"Rick Scott wants to take us back to the days of insurance companies denying coverage for pre-existing conditions."

"Charlie Crist signed into law an automatic 15 percent annual tuition increase that put college further out of reach for many Floridians."

"Since December 2010 Florida has created 540,000 new jobs."

Says Rick Scott presided over cuts to the Bright Futures college scholarship program.

Recent stories featuring Rick Scott

Rick Scott ad attacks Charlie Crist on Obamacare:

Let’s Get to Work’s TV ad says health law has led to 300,000 canceled plans and will drive 2.5 million Americans out of work. Those claims are exaggerated.

Fact-checks of Gov. Rick Scott cross the 100 mark:

Since he launched his campaign for Florida Governor in 2010, we've fact-checked more than 100 of Rick Scott's statemens, on things like education, jobs, Obamacare and .... doughnuts

We put Rick Scott's 2014 State of the State address to the Truth-O-Meter:

The governor talked about tax cuts, jobs and education in his fourth session-opening speech. PolitiFact Florida went over some of his statements to see whether what he said was telling the whole story.

Top 10 most fact-checked people on the Truth-O-Meter:

Curious about who -- other than President Barack Obama -- has been fact-checked on the Truth-O-Meter most often? We were, too. So we created a list.

On far-right promises, Rick Scott tacks to the center:

In 2010, Rick Scott promised to ban embryonic stem cell research, pass a tough immigration law and explore offshore oil drilling. Three years later, that conservative talk is gone.

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