Monday, October 20th, 2014

Statements about Health Care

Mostly True

Scott doesn't wants feds saying what should be covered

Mostly False

For today's retirees, Medicare is a VERY good deal

 National Republican Senatorial Committee

National Republican Senatorial Committee

Says cuts to Medicare affect people who have already "paid in. We paid for it."

— National

Half-True

An old, problematic talking point

Mostly False

Medicare spending will go up

Ed  Gillespie

Ed Gillespie

Obamacare "cuts seniors’ Medicare."

— Virginia

Pants on Fire!

The Legislature suspended those powers

 Republican Party of Florida

Republican Party of Florida

Obamacare "prevents (Florida) from regulating insurance."

— Florida

Mostly True

Yes, with shift to public employees (who also pay taxes)

Half-True

Depending on how the data was examined

False

There was a Will, but not this way

Mostly False

Curbelo wants to overhaul the law

Pants on Fire!

'A profound mischaracterization of human nature'