District 23

Representative: Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Party: Democrat

Debbie Wasserman Schultz's PolitiFact Scorecard

The scorecard indicates how many statements the representative has made that fall under each category. "None" indicates that they do not have a record on PolitiFact's website.

True: 5

Mostly true: 15

Half true: 8

Mostly false: 7

False: 9

Pants on fire: 3

Demographic profile of district 23:

Total of citizens 18 years and older: 475,643

Voting age population:

18-29 years: 17.60%

30-44 years: 23.60%

45-64 years: 36.10%

65 years and over: 22.70%


Male: 47.80%

Female: 52.20%


White alone: 78.30%

Black or African American alone: 11.40%

American Indian and Alaska Native alone: 0.20%

Asian alone: 3.10%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone: 0.10%

Some other race alone: 4.90%

Two or more races: 2.00%

Hispanic origin:

Hispanic or Latino: 34.00%

Not Hispanic or Latino: 66.00%

White alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 50.60%


Citizens 25 years and older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 39.0%


Households below the poverty level: 10.2%

Households with income of $100,000 or more: 28.4%

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