$350M for typical Florida water projects
"We have spent $350 million to deal with sea-level rise" in the Miami area and "hundreds of millions of dollars to deal with coral reefs."
Not immediately on leaving jail
Says Charlie Crist wants felons who "commit a heinous crime" such as "intentional permanent disfigurement of a child, you walk out of jail, you immediately get to vote."
There's little chance the Legislature would have acted
Says Charlie Crist could have expanded Medicaid after the health care law passed but didn't.
The evidence doesn't add up to 3,000
"3,000 teachers lost their jobs when (Crist) was governor."
Not entirely private
"All Aboard Florida is a 100 percent private venture. There is no state money involved."
Teacher jobs declined in recession but precise layoff number hard to pinpoint
"Under Governor Crist, 3,000 teachers laid off."
An old industry estimate that isn't a sure thing
"Seniors enrolled in Medicare Advantage are going to see an average premium increase between $50 and $90 per month."
Scott's committee is the latest to use CBO report to make inaccurate claims
"Obamacare will drive 2.5 million Americans out of the workforce."
Actually most of Florida Blue members are keeping their plans for now
Because of the federal health care law, "300,000 health plans canceled" in Florida.
Only about half currently offering $10k degrees
"All of Florida's four-year state colleges now offer bachelor's degrees for only $10,000."
Cuts only affect Medicare Advantage, and outcome won't be known for months
"We are seeing dramatic rate cuts" to Medicare that will affect seniors’ ability to keep their doctor, hospital and prevention services.
France and California have claims here
Florida "remains the top travel destination across the world."
Correlation does not imply causation
"We will have the highest general revenue in state history next year. Conservative pro-growth policies work in our state."
Close, if you forget original 2010 promise
"We are already almost halfway to our 2010 goal of creating 700,000 new jobs in seven years."
Growing population, shrinking labor force. Proud?
The significant drop in Florida’s unemployment rate is a good economic sign.
Leaving out important details
Says the Congressional Budget Office "said if you’re going to buy your own policy with these (health care) exchanges you’ll be paying 10 percent more ... about $2,100 more for a family."
Citizens Property Insurance has "over $500 billion worth of risk, with less than $10 billion worth of surplus."
That's a lot of sugar
"At my first ‘Let’s Get to Work Day’ … we sold out;" more than 240 dozen doughnuts by 8:30 a.m.
It already does
"I have asked the Division of Emergency Management to report directly to me."
A convenient but flimsy connection
Says Tri-Rail shows the potential problems with investing in high-speed rail.
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