Rates are higher under Scott
"While (Charlie Crist) was governor, utility costs went up 30 percent and went from below the national average to above the national average. Since I got elected, utility rates have come down 11 percent and now we are below the average."
No votes in the Senate during his term
Says Charlie Crist "voted against minimum wage when he was in the Senate."
The numbers don't show that
"We have invested record funding in protecting our environment."
That's for professional licenses, not environmental permits
"Recently, Florida has successfully reduced the environmental permitting time down to just two days."
The real problem was real estate, real estate, real estate
A "legacy of taxing and borrowing … crippled the economy we inherited two years ago."
According to a questionable state study
Says a federal plan to expand Medicaid would cost Florida taxpayers $26 billion over 10 years.
Inflates, oversimplifies state estimate
The Medicaid expansion is "going to cost Florida $1.9 billion a year."
'Rationing' charge is empty rhetoric
Says the health care law rations care, like systems in Canada and Great Britain.
Says Barack Obama's health care law "will be the biggest job-killer ever."
It's funded better than many other states
"Today, you can't rely on (the retirement fund for public employees), it's not funded."
Not unless Supreme Court or Congress says so
The Affordable Care Act is "not the law of the land."
International rankings say U.S. is a good place for business
The United States' regulations "are among the most difficult in the world."
Florida's been AAA since 2005
"Our credit rating went up since I've been in office."
That's not what state or federal transportation officials said
High-speed rail would have cost Florida taxpayers $1 billion to build.
Child-only policies still being sold; in fact, state program sells them
"Before this (federal health care) law was enacted, Florida parents ... were able to purchase inexpensive 'child-only' coverage for their children. The law’s 'consumer protections' have now eliminated that choice in Florida."
Significant, but not the biggest
The federal health care law is "probably the biggest tax increase ever in the history of our country."
Scott's new rhetoric doesn't match his old rhetoric
Says he never said he would keep education funding the same.
Scott's figure ≠ Sink's plan
Says Alex Sink's plans for governor include $12.5 billion in new spending.
Based on an oversimplified reading of a health care bill Sink mildly supported
Alex Sink wants to "cut Medicare."
McCollum worked to oust Greer, start FDLE probe
Bill McCollum "backed Jim Greer's effort to hide financial irregularities."
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