"Under the president's plan, he cuts Medicare by $716 billion, takes that money out of the Medicare trust fund and uses it to pay for Obamacare."
That's what Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney told 10 News Anchor Heather Van Nest in a one-on-one interview August 15. But is that an accurate statement?
10 News has teamed up with PolitiFact Florida to put that statement to the test. Angie Drobnic Holan rates the comment "half true."
To learn more about the ranking:
PolitiFact checks Romney comment
Heather Van Nest's original interview