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From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

PolitiFact meters heading into the red as election day nears

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PolitiFact Florida has rated a couple of claims in the past day or so that suggest Florida's politicians are losing their grasp of the facts as the primary nears.

Kendrick Meek claimed that "There’s a mosque inside of the Pentagon." Nope.

Bill McCollum's group the Florida First Initiative overstepped in a new ad about Rick Scott and the company he co-founded, Solantic.

Rick Scott, meanwhile, went too far in trying to link McCollum to former RPOF Chairman Jim Greer.

And Jeff Greene committed a Full-Flop on lifting the U.S. Cuban embargo and allowing travel to Cuba.

Enjoy.

[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 11:21am]

    

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