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PolitiFact Florida: Fact-checking the Tampa debate, looking to Jacksonville debate



The Republican debate in Tampa turned into a sparring match Monday as Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum attacked each other on their records in political office. PolitiFact Florida has been sorting out the competing claims, with fact-checks of Gingrich's contract with Freddie Mac, Romney's record on energy, and Santorum's claim about gas prices and the Florida economy. See all the fact-checks from the Tampa debate.

Another debate is scheduled for Thursday night in Jacksonville, at 8 p.m. ET on CNN. Follow @PolitiFact and @PolitifactFL via Twitter for live coverage.

[Last modified: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 10:47am]


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