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PolitiFact Florida: The Top 10 Most Popular Fact-checks of 2011



What were the most popular PolitiFact Florida fact-checks of 2011?

We checked the numbers to see which reports got the most views. There was the fact-check on Sen. Marco Rubio's parents and when they came to the United States. We also looked into Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz's comments on CNN about taxes. Several reports looked at Gov. Rick Scott's campaign promises. And we fact-checked former Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Orlando, and his comments about Occupy Wall Street and income inequality.

Then there was that viral video about Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria ...

To see the complete list (with links to the original reports) and find out which fact-check got the No. 1 spot, click here

[Last modified: Thursday, January 5, 2012 2:50pm]


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