Gov. Rick Scott’s Pants on Fire statement that Sen. Bill Nelson is a socialist

As dead fish washed up on some Florida shores, politicians dished blame about red tide. Now they are debating another type of red scare: socialism.

“Bill Nelson and Andrew Gillum — they’re socialists,” Gov. Rick Scott said at a Titusville event for his U.S. Senate campaign.

We rate this claim Pants on Fire.

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