Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

All statements involving Rick Scott

Mostly False

The rate didn't go up, but collections will

Charlie Crist
Charlie Crist

Says Rick Scott "raised property taxes."

— PolitiFact Florida

Half-True

Crist and Scott both cut Bright Futures

Half-True

The cuts did occur, but any causal relationship is murky

Mostly True

Filing separately is a new trend, but yes

Mostly False

Teacher jobs declined in recession but precise layoff number hard to pinpoint

Rick Scott
Rick Scott

"Under Governor Crist, 3,000 teachers laid off."

— PolitiFact Florida

Mostly True

Recycled claim from 2010

Mostly True

Let us school you on tuition increases

Half-True

State leg refused to expand Medicaid

Half-True

Scott gets creative with his definition

Half-True

Unclear on ranking, questionable on blaming Scott

Full Flop

Rick Scott isn't the only one to flip-flop on this topic

Rick Scott
Rick Scott

On in-state tuition for illegal immigrants.

— PolitiFact Florida

Half-True

More than 20 percent of residents -- not voters -- are Hispanic in Florida

Annette Taddeo-Goldstein
Annette Taddeo-Goldstein

"Over 20 percent of the electorate is Hispanic" in Florida.

— PolitiFact Florida

Mostly False

An old industry estimate that isn't a sure thing

Mostly True

Scott calls for tax breaks but doesn't elaborate

Mostly True

Only counts private-sector job gains