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Two broken promises and an 'In the Works' for Scott from PolitiFact


PolitiFact Florida has been busy writing updates about promises made by Gov. Rick Scott. 

We gave Scott an "In the Works" for his promise to reform Citizens to "ensure that Citizens consistently operates on actuarially sound rates." More Citizens policyholders have been pushed into the private market through the company's efforts to entice private companies to take out policies. And Scott signed a 2013 law that will result in a "clearinghouse" for Citizens that will work to redirect policyholders to comparable private coverage starting January 2014.

We gave Scott a Promise Broken for exploring expansion of drilling in a safe, environmentally sound way and to ban embryonic stem cell research

For those keeping score on Scott's 57 promises, check out our Scott-O-Meter.