Friday, October 31st, 2014

All statements involving Rick Scott

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

True

First he said on top of natural growth, then he denied it

Half-True

Perhaps in the nation, but not in Florida

Mostly True

Precise number of averted layoffs difficult to pinpoint

Half-True

You can't lay all the blame on any one governor

Mostly True

Attack ad omits a few details but basically right

Half-True

Scott didn't face prison, but that's what the Fifth is for