Statements about Florida

Florida's economy "became a bad economy ... because of a huge spike in oil prices in the summer of 2008."

"Obama did not open new lands to offshore drilling – all of these areas were already open for drilling once Congress and President Bush lifted the moratorium in 2008. Instead, President Obama yesterday announced what areas he would CLOSE to offshore drilling."

"Why is January 8th an important date in American history? This day in 1835 is the only day in our history when we have not been in debt."

"In Florida, Sen. Bill Nelson ... got a $25 billion to $30 billion carve-out for Medicare Advantage patients in their state."

"I signed the largest single tax cut in the history of Florida, a $25 billion tax cut over five years, directed at property tax cuts."

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