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Crist makes misleading claim about Florida health care plan, Politifact finds



Tom-false In a recent Fox News interview, Florida Gov. Charlie Crist boasted about Cover Florida Health Care, an effort to provide low-cost health care coverage to the nearly 4 million uninsured in the state.

But Politifact found Crist is using sleight-of-hand, comparing numbers that aren't comparable. He has used a higher family number with a lower number for individuals.

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[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 2:24pm]


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