Sunday, April 19th, 2015

All statements involving Rick Scott

Half-True

The state had a year's notice funding was ending

Full Flop

Clear support gives way to "No thanks."

Mostly True

Florida's tax burden is indeed low

Half-True

The definition is debatable depending on the cut

Half-True

Still behind 2007 if you account for inflation

Mostly False

Debatable estimate downplays other reasons people move

Half-True

Crist spent money on the manse, too

Mostly False

Veto followed by later funding increases

False

Two different bills on two separate subjects

Mostly False

There's little chance the Legislature would have acted

Half-True

Both came to support it after opposing it

False

Jobs claim derailed in 2011

Charlie Crist
Charlie Crist

Says high-speed rail would have created 60,000 jobs.

— PolitiFact Florida

Half-True

If bill would have changed nothing why veto it?

False

No votes in the Senate during his term

True

Crist signed a 2008 amendment that doesn't apply here

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