PolitiFact Florida checks out Rick Scott's claim of 24 tax cuts
The latest over at PolitiFact Florida:
How many times did Gov. Rick Scott cut taxes? You better believe the unpopular Republican running for a second term is counting the ways.
"Twenty-four times," Scott said last month after signing the state’s $71.1 billion budget.
Could Scott and the Legislature have enacted two dozen different tax cuts in just three budget years, two of which were hamstrung by billion-dollar budget shortfalls? PolitiFact Florida turned to the Truth-O-Meter to sort it out.
Read why PolitiFact Florida rated his statement Half True.