Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Statements about Gambling

Half-True

We're off to the races

 United Florida Horsemen

United Florida Horsemen

Says Florida "rubber-stamped phony horse racing."

— Florida

Half-True

It is longstanding policy of the governor

Mostly True

Most, but not all, for education

Mostly False

Some jobs at risk, but not 900

Mostly True

Not all problem gamblers are gambling addicts

Half-True

82 would reverse a constitutional ban on casinos

Mostly True

Bad apples all around

Pants on Fire!

Largest in Oregon

Half-True

Stats a push on casino impact on crime

 Georgia Family Council

Georgia Family Council

Crime rises in communities with casinos.

— Georgia

True

Not a sure thing

True

Dog-gone right!

Mostly True

On some measures Florida isn't so hot either

Half-True

Gambling is big in Florida but there are a lot of ways to rank states