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PolitiFact Florida checks out Rick Scott's claim on 'record-breaking' state education funding



Gov. Rick Scott trumpeted his "Florida Families First" budget as providing record-breaking money for schools.

"This total includes $10.7 billion in state funding for Florida K-12 schools, the highest state funding level in history," Scott said last week.

Read on to see how his claim fared on the PolitiFact Florida Truth-O-Meter.

[Last modified: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 1:33pm]


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