Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

All statements involving Rick Scott

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

Mostly True

So did Charlie Crist

Mostly True

He proposed cuts, then increases later

Mostly False

Scott's committee is the latest to use CBO report to make inaccurate claims

Mostly False

Actually most of Florida Blue members are keeping their plans for now

Mostly True

No. 1 in access, but 35th in per pupil spending, says a report

False

The numbers don't show that

Mostly False

Only about half currently offering $10k degrees

Half-True

One limited ranking says yes, experts urge caution

Mostly False

Cuts only affect Medicare Advantage, and outcome won't be known for months

Mostly True

A record, since surpassed

Full Flop

Medicaid shift is part of Scott's more moderate agenda